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Duchess of Malfi, The

Synopsis
Recording of a production of John Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi performed at Greenwich Theatre in London during March/April 2010. Aislin McGuckin is the Duchess and Tim Treloar is Bosola. Professionally recorded on High Definition Video using multiple cameras, the production was designed to capture the look and feel of a live performance. This three disc pack contains: The full length feature DVD, with optional subtitles. The extras DVD, with in-depth interviews with cast and crew. The Mastershot DVD showing all entrances/exits, and lighting and scenery changes.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2010
Year of production
2010
Notes
Review in VF81
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
drama in English; performances; Webster, John

Credits

Director
Elizabeth Freestone
Writer
John Webster
Cast
Aislin McGuckin 

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£35.99
Availability
Sale
Year
2014

Distributor

Name

Stage on Screen

Email
enquiries@stageonscareen.com
Web
http://www.stageonscreen.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
020 3174 3249
Address
20 Thayer Street
London
W1U 2DD
Notes
Stage on Screen is an initiative that professionally stages classic plays at the Greenwich Theatre, London, recording them to deliver the look and feel of a live performance. These recordings are then made available on DVD. The plays staged are all set texts in the UK National Curriculum. Teacher Packs containing support materials are available separately. Plays currently available are: Doctor Faustus, School for Scandal, Volpone and The Duchess of Malfi. Future productions are likely to include Antigone, A Doll’s House, Lady Windermere’s Fan, The Alchemist and The White Devil.

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