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Omnibus[04/04/1982]

Synopsis
Television arts series presented by Barry Norman. Includes item (c12min) showing rehearsals for Act I vii of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s 1982 production of Macbeth, directed by Howard Davies - Bob Peck as Macbeth and Sara Kestelman as Lady Macbeth. This is followed by a studio discussion (c8min) of the full performance with The Guardian arts critic, Michael Billington. Barry Norman did not enjoy the production; Billington defends it but agrees that it does lack passion.
Series
Omnibus
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Rehearsals

Credits

Director
Jonathan Fulford
Producer
Christopher Swann
Contributor
Barry Norman; Michael Billington
Cast
Bob Peck 
Howard Davies 
Sara Kestelman 

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

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