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  1. Country (1981 Video)

    Director
    Richard Eyre
    Producer
    Ann Scott
    Subject
    Drama
    Distribution
    Hire, Videocassette. VHS. col. 80 min.

    Trevor Griffiths’ play about a wealthy family which gathers in 1945 to celebrate a return to the good life after the war. The eldest son of the family is dead and his widow tries to ensure that her son...

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  2. King Lear (1971) (1971 Film)

    Director
    Peter Brook
    Producer
    Michael Birkett
    Subject
    Drama
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 137 minutes), £29.99

    The relentlessly cold and unemotional interpretation was heavily influenced by the essay, ‘King Lear or Endgame’, in which the Polish poet/critic/academic Jan Kott argued that Lear should be interpreted...

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  3. Taming of the Shrew, The (1967) (1967 Film, Video)

    Director
    Franco Zeffirelli
    Producer
    Franco Zeffirelli; Richard Burton; Elizabeth Taylor
    Subject
    Drama
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 117 minutes), £3.99

    Feature film version of the play. A bawdy and boisterous production, starring Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, which reduces the play to the Katharina/Petruccio romance

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  4. Chimes at Midnight (1966 Film)

    aka: Falstaff: Chimes at Midnight

    Director
    Orson Welles
    Producer
    Emiliano Piedra
    Subject
    Drama; Shakespeare
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 PAL, 113 minutes), £14.72

    The story of Falstaff’s friendship with Prince Hal, and his rejection when the Prince becomes King, adapted chiefly from Shakespeare’s Henry IV Parts I and II, but also Richard II, Henry V and The Merry...

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  5. Much Ado About Nothing (Audio-Harper) (1963 Audio)

    Director
    Howard Sackler
    Subject
    Drama
    Distribution
    Sale, 2 audiocassettes., 1992 price: £8.99

    A complete performance with Rex Harrison as Benedick and Rachel Roberts as Beatrice.

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  6. Hamlet (1957 Audio)

    Director
    John Gielgud; John Richmond
    Subject
    Drama

    Sound recording of Hamlet performed by members of the Old Vic Theatre Company with John Gielgud in the title role.

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  7. Titus Andronicus (Radio)

    Producer
    Martin Jenkins (2)
    Subject
    Drama
    Distribution
    Unknown

    Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus, adapted and produced in stereo for radio by Martin Jenkins. With Michael Aldridge in the title role, Barbara Jefford as Tamora and Julian Glover as Aaron. Music specially...

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  8. King Richard II (Radio)

    Producer
    Henry Cass
    Subject
    Drama
    Distribution
    No copy extant

    Radio production of the play by Henry Cass, broadcast with members of the Old Vic Company London. Maurice Evans performs the title role, Abraham Sofaer is Bolingbroke. With music specially composed by...

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  9. Coriolanus (Radio)

    Producer
    Peter Creswell
    Subject
    Drama
    Distribution
    No copy extant

    Radio version of Shakespeare’s play arranged and abridged for broadcasting by Peter Creswell. with Geofrey Toone in the title role, Abraham Sofaer as Aufidius and Cecil Haumphreys as Meneneius. Music by...

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  10. Henry the Eighth (Radio)

    aka: Henry VIII

    Producer
    Peter Watts; Audrey Cameron
    Subject
    Drama

    Radio version of Shakespeare’s play adapted for radio by Clemence Dane (pseudonym for English novelist Winifred Ashton) and produced by Peter Watts and Audrey Cameron. The all-star cast includes Sybil...

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