Auditions open now!

The Cherry Orchard

by Anton Chekhov

adapted by Emily Mann

directed by Hannah Baker

produced by special arrangement with Broadway Licensing, LLC

The Cherry Orchard is a dark comedy about an upper-class but cash-poor Russian family struggling to accept the inevitable fact that their estate – including their beloved cherry orchard – is going be sold at a foreclosure auction if they don’t get their act together and do something about it.


Reservations are now open for auditions, Tuesday November 29 and Wednesday November 30 with callbacks (if necessary) on Thursday December 1. Auditions are by reservation only. See our Auditions page for more information and to sign up for a time slot!


Friday, March 17, 2023 at 8pm

Saturday, March 18, 2023 at 8pm

Sunday, March 19, 2023 at 2pm (matinee)

Thursday, March 23, 2023 at 8pm

Friday, March 24, 2023 at 8pm

Saturday, March 25, 2023 at 2pm (matinee)


The Cherry Orchard will be presented at Unity Somerville, 6 William Street, Somerville.

The performance space is not wheelchair-accessible.

Parking on William St is by permit only. General parking is available on College Ave. Please read signs carefully to avoid ticketing.



Production Team



Assistant Director

Technical Director

Lighting Design


Joye Thaller

Hannah Baker

Mary Parker

Meg Boeni

Nick Calow

Jeanne Callinan

If you are interested in joining the Production Team, or being a House Volunteer, please email us!