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Peter Brook

Synopsis
Television arts documentary. Melvyn Bragg interviews Peter Brook, covering the whole of his career, with specific reference to the production of The Mahabharata, but also including rare extracts from the celebrated 1970 Royal Shakespeare Company production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
Series
South Bank Show, The
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
3 Dec 1989 (Channel: ITV)
Duration
79 mins

Credits

Director
David Thomas
Producer
David Thomas
Contributor
Melvyn Bragg; Peter Brook

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Brook, Peter (1925-); Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Stage directing

Production Company

Name

London Weekend Television

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

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