British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

Taming of the Shrew, The

Synopsis
Ballet. John Cranko’s comic ballet recorded at the Wuerttemberg State Theatre. Performed by the Stuttgart Ballet with the Stuttgart State Orchestra, directed by Bernard Kontarsky. Marcia Haydee is Katharina and Richard Cragun is Petrucchio.
Series
Music on Two
Country
Germany
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
10 Jan 1972
Transmission details
22 Nov 1972 (Channel: BBC2)
Duration
83 mins

Credits

Producer
Herbert Junkers
Music
Karl-Heinz Stolze
Production Design
Elisabeth Dalton
Costume
Elisabeth Dalton
Choreographer
John Cranko
Cast
Marcia HaydeeKatherina
Richard CragunPetruchio
Gerd PraastBaptista Minola
Birgit KeilBianca
Egon MadsenGremio
Jan StriplingLucentio
Kylian. JiriHortensio

Additional Details

Theatre
Wuertemberg State Theatre
Theatre company
Stuttgart Ballet
Production type
Dance
Historical period
Renaissance Italy
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Subjects
Dance
Keywords
ballet; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Production Company

Name

ZDF

Notes
See: Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen

Archive

Name

Arts Institute-Theatre Institute

Email
info@institutumeni.cz
Web
http://institute.theatre.cz External site opens in new window
Phone
224 809 123
Fax
224 809 123
Address
Celetna 17
110 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic
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

Record Stats

This record has been viewed 1333 times.