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Pericles

Synopsis
Video recording of Jean Gascon’s 1974 production of Pericles for the Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival with Nicholas Pennell in the title role. Production design and costume by Leslie Hurry.
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
6 Jun 1974

Credits

Director
Jean Gascon
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Gabriel Charpentier
Production Design
Leslie Hurry
Costume
Leslie Hurry
Cast
Nicholas PennellPericles, Prince of Tyre
Edward AtienzaGower
Martha HenryThaisa
Pamela BrookMarina
Dawn GreenhalghDionyza
Aemilia HallBawd
Bentley-Fisher. PatLychorida
Douglas RainLysimachus
Graeme CampbellLeonine
Joel KenyonCleon
John J. DellPander
Kenneth PogueAntiochus
Lewis GordonBoult
Marti MaradenDaughter of Antiochus
Mervyn BlakeHelicanus
Neil FreemanThaliard
Robert VigodMarshal
Susan MitchellDiana
William NeedlesSimonides, King of Pentapolis

Additional Details

Theatre
Festival Theatre, Stratford, Ontario
Theatre company
Shakespeare (Stratford) Theatre Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival

Notes

Notes
NOTE: The Festival Archive copy has no sound.
History
The production was in repertory 28 May-10 September 1974 and was a revival of the 1973 production with some cast changes in the smaller roles. The Festival Archive holds a videotape of both productions.
Textual information
Play adapted by Jeremy Gibson
Reviews
Jackson, Berners W. Shakespeare Quarterly 25 91974): 395-400 (in review article).

Archive

Name

Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival

Contact
ECharendoff@stratfordshakespearefestival.com (Archives Co-ordinator)
Web
http://www.stratfordfestival.ca/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+1 519-271 1040
Fax
+1 519-271-1040
Address
Archives
P.O. Box 520
55 Queen Street
Stratford, Ontario
N5A 6V2
Canada

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