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Merchant of Venice, The (2000)

Synopsis
The National Theatre’s 1999 production of The Merchant of Venice re-staged for television. Directed for stage by Trevor Nunn and for television by Chris Hunt. Henry Goodman is Shylock.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television; Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of production
2000
Notes
The stage production was videotaped by the National Theatre (London) and V&A Theatre & Performance Collections, National Video Archive of Performance and these recordings may be viewed on-site by appointment. These recordings are catalogued separately.
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
drama in English; performances; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
Chris Hunt; Trevor Nunn
Producer
Chris Hunt; Richard Price
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Steven Edis
Production Design
Hildegard Bechtler
Cast
Alex Kelly 
Alexander Hanson 
Andrew French 
Chu Omambala 
Daniel Evans 
David Bamber 
David Burt 
Derbhle Crotty 
Henry Goodman 
Jack James 
Jessica Jourdan 
John Nolan 
Peter de Jersey 
Raymond Coulthard 
Richard Henders 

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL

Type
VHS
Price
reference only
Duration/Size
180 minutes

Production Company

Name

Performance Company, The

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

Web
http://www.bfi.org.uk/archive-collections/searching-access-collections/research-viewing-services External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7255 1444
Fax
020 7436 0165
Address
21 Stephen Street
London
W1T 1LN
Name

Learning on Screen Off-Air Recording Back-up Service

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
http://bufvc.ac.uk/tvandradio/offair External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7393 1514
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
For Learning on Screen Members only
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ
Name

Peabody Awards Collection Archives

Phone
706 542 7360
Fax
706 542 4144
Address
Media Department
University of Georgia Libraries
Athens
GA 30602

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