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Katharine and Petruchio

Alternative title
Catherine and Petruchio
Synopsis
Televised version of the play as adapted by David Garrick in 1758. In contrast to the original, Garrickā€™s play has no Induction and merely a simplified subplot. Focusing on the Katherine-Petruchio story, it is comprised of three acts instead of five. Produced by Dallas Bower, starring Austin Trevor and Margaretta Scott in the title roles.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Availability
No archive copy extant
Notes
The Birmingham Shakespeare Library holds a television script.
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
Dallas Bower
Producer
Dallas Bower
Writer
David Garrick
Music
James Hartley
Costume
Elizabeth Haffenden
Cast
Alan Wheatley 
Austin Trevor 
Ben Webster 
Cyprian Bridge 
David Keir 
Erik Chitty 
Ivor Barnard 
Margaretta Scott 
Stuart Latham 
Vera Lindsay 
Will Leighton 
William Dickinson 

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
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