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Merchant of Venice, The

Synopsis
Last in a series of Shakespeare audio recordings that appear to have been issued by The Times. The production is directed by Frank Hauser with Lee Montague as Shylock and Barbara Jefford as Portia. Leigh Crutchley narrates the introduction and links the narratives. Christine Gough is the music advisor and Gareth Lloyd Evans is credited as adaptor. Lester Bryan plays guitar.
Series
Times Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1976
Notes
The credit information for this record is based on the catalogue information provided by the British Library Sound Archive where a recording copy is held (8/2007).
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
Frank Hauser
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Christine Gough
Contributor
Bryan Lester; Gareth Lloyd Evans; Leigh Crutchley
Cast
Barbara Jefford 
Brian Hewlett 
John Gabriel 
John Turner (2) 
Lee Montague 
Maureen O’Brien 
Philip Voss 
William Squire 

Production Company

Name

Times, The

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

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