Recording of The Wood Demon by Anton Chekhov

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Recording of The Wood Demon by Anton Chekov, translated by Ronald Hingley, directed by David Giles, by Cambridge Theatre Company with the Actors Company at the Edinburgh Festival and on a UK tour from 21 August to 24 November 1973, at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York from 29 January to 17 February 1974 and at the Wimbledon Theatre from 8 to 13 April 1974. Ian McKellen played the role of Kruschov (The Wood Demon). One audio cassette recording, labelled Part One. Recording of one live performance, incomplete. Introduction by Ian McKellen stating that this recording was from 9 April 1974 at 7.30pm at the Wimbledon Theatre.

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