The Seagull Student Matinee
Avenue of the Arts / BU Theatre
See the show, meet the cast, and get a private tour! All student matinees include a lively post-show Actors Forum with members of the cast. Teachers are invited to attend Preview Nights and Literary and receive our online curriculum guides. Huntington Education staff will visit participating classrooms to give pre-show talks. All students receive a DRAMATIC RETURNS CARD inviting them to return to the Huntington with a guest (18 or older) for FREE within one calendar year.
About The Seagull
Nicholas Martin and Kate Burton (The Corn is Green and The Cherry Orchard) renowned interpreters of Chekhov's blend of humor and pathos — reunite for this emotionally rich classic. Celebrated actress Irina Arkadina's visit to her aspiring playwright son with her successful novelist lover in tow kindles unrequited passions and petty jealousies in Anton Chekhov's masterpiece about love, missed connections, and what it means to be an artist. Burton’s son Morgan Ritchie, who appeared with her in The Corn is Green, plays Arkadina’s son Konstantin.
"Nicholas Martin and Kate Burton are a Chekhov dream team. Add Kate’s son Morgan in the role of Konstantin, and this production is definitely one to anticipate."— Peter DuBois
"I’m thrilled to reunite with my beloved Nicholas Martin, my leading man from The Corn is Green, Morgan Ritchie, and one of my favorite theatres, the Huntington."— Kate Burton