In Conversation: The Cherry Orchard


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The cast and crew of our second drama production of the term, Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard, join us for this podcast. Cast members Georgina Beedle and Alex James-Cox, Deputy Stage Manager Sissel Josefine and Audio Describer Ben Cook discuss how this adaptation by Tom Stoppard stands out from other adaptations of Chekhov's classic, the role of the Deputy Stage Manager in going from page to stage, and the Ben Cook talks about producing the first audio-described performance and touch tour for a production at Guildhall. The Cherry Orchard runs from 16-21 October in the Milton Court Theatre. Tickets are available from the Barbican Box Office ( To book for the audio-described performance and touch tour, please book with the Barbican Box Office in person or by phone on 020 7638 8891. Follow us on Twitter (, Facebook ( and Instagram ( and head to our website ( to stay up to date with all the events and news from the Guildhall School. Intro and outro music is Little Lily Swing by Tri-Tachyon, licenced under Creative Commons CC BY 4.0 (

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