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Merchant of Venice, The (Audio-Bbc)

Synopsis
The Merchant of Venice, adapted for radio, with Warren Mitchell as Shylock, Martin Jarvis as Antonio and Samuel West as Bassanio. Introduced by Richard Eyre.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio; 2 audiocassettes. 120 min. 2 compact discs. 120 min.
Year of production
2000
Availability
Out of Distribution (2006); 2000 sale: £9.99 (inclusive) audiocassette 2000 sale: £14.99 (inclusive) CD
Notes
Broadcast BBC Radio 4 18/11/1996 in The Monday Play slot.
Documentation
Accompanying booklet.
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
drama in English; performances; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
Peter Kavanagh
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Barrington Pheloung
Cast
Colin McFarlane 
David Morrisey 
Denys Hawthorne 
Georgia Mitchell 
John Turner (2) 
Juliet Aubrey 
Martin Jarvis 
Ron Cook 
Samuel West 
Warren Mitchell 

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

Distributor (Sale)

Name

BBC Radio Collection, c/o Choices UK, 19-24 Manasty Road, Orton Southgate, Peterborough PE2 6UP, tel 01733 236800, fax 01733 230618, www.choicesdirect.co.uk

Email
enquiries@choicesuk.com
Web
http://www.choicesuk.com External site opens in new window
Phone
01733 236800
Fax
01733 230618
Address
c/o Choices UK
19-24 Manasty Road
Orton Southgate
Peterborough
PE2 6UP
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