The Seagull

The Seagull from Black Swan State Theatre Company

By: Black Swan State Theatre Company  15-Jul-2014
Keywords: Theatre, Drama, Theatre Company

The Seagull By Anton Chekhov The lives of unforgettable characters, including the famous novelist Trigorin, the celebrated actress Arkadina, her son Konstantin and the young Nina, unfold in Chekhov’s work of genius. The Seagull is about the stories we craft out of our dreams and disappointments, about love in all its guises and about artists who behave just like everyone else – only a little bit more so! Tender and humorous, this play is for anyone touched by love, or anyone who harbours a secret passion for Who magazine. A passionate, delightful, infuriating diva brings her entourage home to the family estate, and nothing will ever be the same again. Glittering with style, talent and passion, Emmy and AFI Award-winning and Golden Globe and BAFTA Award-nominated Greta Scacchi is born to bring Arkadina to life. “Chekhov’s plays were the greatest since Shakespeare.” The New York Times Directed by Kate Cherry Cast: Adam Booth, Rebecca Davis, Leila George, Michael Loney, Andrew McFarlane, Luke McMahon, Greg McNeill, Sarah McNeill, Greta Scacchi, James Stewart Duration: approx. 2hrs 40 mins [incl. interval] Warning: contains adult themes, smoking. Price: $31.50-$83.90 Book tickets through Ticketek on

Keywords: Anton Chekhov, Drama, Performing Arts Centre, Play, Professional Theatre, Stage, The Seagull, Theatre, Theatre Company,

Contact Black Swan State Theatre Company

Email

Print this page

Other products and services from Black Swan State Theatre Company

LET THE RIGHT ONE IN, a stage adaptation by Jack Thorne, based on the novel and film by John Ajvide from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
31-Oct-2016

LET THE RIGHT ONE IN, a stage adaptation by Jack Thorne, based on the novel and film by John Ajvide

A deeply moving and enigmatic tale of friendship – of promises made and bonds sealed in blood


I AM MY OWN WIFE by Doug Wright from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
31-Oct-2016

I AM MY OWN WIFE by Doug Wright

Gay hero? Killer? Stasi informant?


31-Oct-2016

SWITZERLAND by Joanna Murray-Smith

When using words for weapons, how far do you go before it cuts too deep?


COMA LAND by Will O'Mahony from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
31-Oct-2016

COMA LAND by Will O'Mahony

“Talent hits a target no-one else can hit; genius hits a target no-one else can see.” Schopenhauer


THE EISTEDDFOD by Lally Katz from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
31-Oct-2016

THE EISTEDDFOD by Lally Katz

Playing up and acting out. Sometimes it’s the only way to make sense of the world.


ENDGAME by Samuel Beckett from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
31-Oct-2016

ENDGAME by Samuel Beckett

"Nothing is funnier than unhappiness." Samuel Beckett


THE LIGHTHOUSE GIRL by Hellie Turner, based on the novels by Dianne Wolfer from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
31-Oct-2016

THE LIGHTHOUSE GIRL by Hellie Turner, based on the novels by Dianne Wolfer

“The Expeditionary Force is on its way! I spent the whole time waving and wondering if Charlie could see me from his ship.” Fay


ONCE IN ROYAL DAVID'S CITY by Michael Gow from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
31-Oct-2016

ONCE IN ROYAL DAVID'S CITY by Michael Gow

Faced with loss, do we rage against the universe, search for connection or hope for an epiphany?


Tartuffe from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
27-Jan-2016

Tartuffe

Black Swan State Theatre Company presents Molière’s TARTUFFE The Hypocrite A new version by JUSTIN FLEMING He’s out to save


Clinton The Musical from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
27-Jan-2016

Clinton The Musical

CLINTON THE MUSICAL Book by PAUL HODGE and MICHAEL HODGE Music and Lyrics by Paul Hodge DATES: 27 August to


The Caucasian Chalk Circle from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
27-Jan-2016

The Caucasian Chalk Circle

THE CAUCASIAN CHALK CIRCLE by BERTOLT BRECHT DATES: 30 July to 14 August VENUE: Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre


A Perfect Specimen from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
27-Jan-2016

A Perfect Specimen

Black Swan State Theatre Company Presents A PERFECT SPECIMEN by Nathaniel Moncrieff DATES: 30 June to 17 July VENUE: Studio


27-Jan-2016

Angels in America

Black Swan State Theatre Company Presents ANGELS IN AMERICA by TONY KUSHNER PART 1 Millennium Approaches DATES: 28 May –


Picnic at Hanging Rock from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
27-Jan-2016

Picnic at Hanging Rock

Black Swan State Theatre Company presents PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK A new play by TOM WRIGHT adapted from JOAN LINDSAY’S


Loaded: A Double Bill of New Plays from Black Swan State Theatre Company thumbnail
27-Jan-2016

Loaded: A Double Bill of New Plays

LOADED: A DOUBLE BILL OF NEW PLAYS Black Swan State Theatre Company Presents LOADED: A DOUBLE BILL OF NEW PLAYS