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Romeo and Juliet

Alternative title
Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, The
Synopsis
Romeo and Juliet from the direct-to-video series of nine Shakespeare plays produced in the Elizabethan stage on a replica of the Globe stage. Alex Hyde-White and Blanche Baker in the title roles.
Series
Shakespearean Drama
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
1982
Duration
182 mins

Credits

Director
William Woodman
Producer
Jack Nakano
Music
Mitch Margo
Production Design
John Retsek
Costume
Dorothy Baca
Contributor
Alvah Stanley
Cast
Alex Hyde-WhiteRomeo
Blanche BakerJuliet
Dan HamiltonMercutio
Alvah StanleyFriar Laurence
Esther RolleNurse
Dan HamiltonMontague
Frederic LehneBenvolio
Kate FitzmauriceLady Montague
Marco BarricelliParis
Norman SnowTybalt
Penelope WindustLady Capulet
Peter MacleanCapulet
William H BassettEscalus, Prince of Verona

Additional Details

Production type
Other
Historical period
Elizabethan
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Elizabethan stage
Related items
Romeo and Juliet: Act by Act Scene by Scene

Notes

Notes
DVD extras include synopsis, biography, quotations, geneaology, scene selection.
This version of the play is available on the ROMEO AND JULIET GCSE study DVD from Quantum Leap.

Production Company

Name

Bard Productions Ltd

Distributor

Name

Revelation Films Ltd

Web
http://www.revfilms.com External site opens in new window
Phone
020 8866 7145
Fax
020 8426 2788
Address
The Barn House
38 Meadow Way
Eastcote
Middlesex
HA4 8TB

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Quantum Leap

Notes
Ceased trading in 2018.
Name

Retail outlets

Name

Viewtech Educational Media

Notes
NB. Viewtech ceased trading in 2014 and the company’s products are no longer in distribution

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