With Cyrano de Bergerac opening at Brooklyn Academy of Music in New York, The Jamie Lloyd Company has announced the full cast for its production of Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull, in a version by Anya Reiss directed by Jamie Lloyd.
Joining the cast alongside the previously announced Emilia Clarke (Nina), Tom Rhys Harries (Trigorin), Daniel Monks (Konstantin), Indira Varma (Arkadina) and Sophie Wu (Masha) are Jason Barnett (Shamrayev), Robert Glenister (Sorin), Mika Onyx Johnson (Medvedenko), Gerald Kyd (Dorn) and Sara Powell (Polina), with understudies Katie Buchholz, Tina Harris, Joseph Langdon and David Lee-Jones. The production opens at the Harold Pinter Theatre on 7 July, with previews from 29 June, and runs until 10 September 2022.
The Jamie Lloyd Company continues its commitment to accessibility with 12,000 £15 tickets offered across its 2022 UK productions (Cyrano de Bergerac and The Seagull), with an additional 5,000 free tickets for The Seagull available for those with limited access to the arts.
Throughout the run, there will be specific Monday evening and Wednesday matinee performances with £15 seats available across the house exclusively for under 30s, key workers and those receiving government benefits. These performances are:
- 13 July (2.30pm) and 18 July (7.30pm)
On sale: 6 June at 12pm for a limited time only.
- 27 July (2.30pm), 1 August (7.30pm), 10 August (2.30pm) and 15 August (7.30pm)
On sale: 29 June at 12pm for a limited time only.
- 24 August (2.30pm), 29 August (7.30pm) and 7 September (2.30pm)
On sale: 27 July at 12pm for a limited time only.
Tickets will be available via thejamielloydcompany.com
A dedicated outreach manager is distributing 5,000 free tickets amongst both secondary state schools and community organisations who otherwise would not have access to the theatre. Those working with a group who does not have the means or opportunity to visit the theatre, can register their interest here.