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Measure for Measure

Synopsis
The Arkangel series consists of all 38 of Shakespeare’s plays, uncut, fully-dramatised and accompanied by original music. Based on the text of the Pelican Shakespeare editions. A performance with Roger Allam as the Duke, Simon Russell Beale as Angelo and Stella Gonet as Isabella.
Series
Arkangel Complete Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1998
Duration
150 mins
Availability
Sale

Credits

Director
Clive Brill
Producer
Bill Shepherd; Tom Treadwell
Music
Dominque Le Gendre
Cast
Roger AllamVincentio, Duke of Vienna
Simon Russell BealeAngelo
Stella GonetIsabella
Jonathan FirthClaudio
Christopher BenjaminEscalus
Abigail DochertyJuliet
Chris PavloFroth
Christian RodskaProvost
David CardyAbhorson
David KillickFriar Peter
Desmond BarritPompey
Emily BruniMariana
Ian GelderBarnardine
Lloyd HutchinsonElbow
Patricia BrakeMistress Overdone
Robert PortalFriar Thomas
Shirley DixonFrancesca, a nun
Stephen ManganLucio

Additional Details

Production type
Sound Recordings(Commercial)
Plays
Measure for Measure
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
drama in English; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Reviews
For an assessment of the sound recordings from Arkangel, the Marlowe Society (Rylands) and the Caedmon Shakespeare Recording Society (Sackler) see Lanier, Douglas ‘Shakespeare on the Record’ in Hodgdon, Barbara & Worthen, W.B. (eds) A Companion to Shakespeare in Performance (Malden: Blackwell, 2005), pp. 415-436

Production Company

Name

Penguin Audiobooks

Email
audio@penguin.co.uk
Web
http://www.penguin.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7010 3067
Fax
020 7010 6695
Address
80 Strand
London
WC2R 0RL

Distributor

Name

Royal Shakespeare Company, Mail Order

Web
https://www.rsc.org.uk/buyonline/shopping/index.asp?category=65&sessionid=958647199122126557164598758&deptnum=2 External site opens in new window
Phone
01789 748114
Fax
01789 748115
Address
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Stratford-upon-Avon
Warwickshire
CV37 6B

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Retail outlets

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