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Full cast announced for Open Air Theatre's Seagull

Janie Dee stars in Matthew Dunster’s production

Lisa Diveney will play Masha
Lisa Diveney will play Masha
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Regent's Park Open Air Theatre has announced full casting for its production of Chekhov's The Seagull, which runs from 19 June to 11 July 2015.

As previously announced, Janie Dee will star as Irina Arkadina, with Sabrina Bartlett as Nina and Matthew Tennyson as Konstantin.

They will be joined by Tara D'Arquian as Natasha, Lisa Diveney as Masha, Tom Greaves as Yakov, Colin Hoult as Simon Medviedenko, Fraser James as Ilia Shamraev, Lisa Palfrey as Paulina Andreevna, Ian Redford as Peter Sorin, Alex Robertson as Boris Trigorin and Danny Webb as Eugene Dorn.

Directed by Matthew Dunster using a new version by Torben Betts, The Seagull will have set design by Jon Bausor, movement direction by Charlotte Broom, lighting design by Philip Gladwell and sound design by Christopher Shutt. Casting is by Julia Horan and Lotte Hines.