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Nottingham’s New Playhouse

Synopsis
Item from MONITOR, the television arts documentary series. A report on the new theatre built in Nottingham including the opening by Lord Snowdon. Features rehearsal footage of Tyrone Guthrie’s production of Coriolanus with the theatre’s director, John Neville, in the title role. Guthrie speaks briefly on the value of non-commercial theatre. There are interviews with the theatre’s architect Peter Moro and a city councillor.
Series
Monitor
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Rehearsals; Nottingham Playhouse

Credits

Contributor
Tyrone Guthrie
Cast
Dorothy Reynolds 
James Cairncross 
John Neville 
Leo McKern 

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

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