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Pericles

Synopsis
National Theatre recording, on a single, fixed camera, of The Ninagawa Company’s production of Pericles, directed by Yukio Ninagawa and designed by Tsukasa Nakagoshi.
Language
Japanese
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2 Apr 2003
Duration
195 (incl. interval).
Availability
A production of this staging is contained within the 3-DVD set Sai no Kuni Shakespeare - Yukio Ninagawa x William Shakespeare DVD Box (Catalog No. PCBE-51242; ISBN 4988013825505) available from www.cdjapan.co.jp. The set also contains Twelfth Night

Credits

Director
Yukio Ninagawa
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Yashuhiro Kasamatsu
Production Design
Tsukasa Nakagoshi
Costume
Lily Komine
Cast
Masaaki UchinoPericles, Prince of Tyre
Kayoko ShiraishiGower
Yuko TanakaThaisa
Yuko TanakaMarina
Kayoko ShiraishiDionyza
Hiroki OkawaThaliard
Hitomi KageyamaLychorida
Hitomi KageyamaDiana
Kayoko ShiraishiBawd
Kenichi IshiiFisherman (2)
Kenichi IshiiBoult
Masafumi SenooFisherman (3)
Massachika IchimuraLysimachus
Massachika IchimuraSimonides, King of Pentapolis
Sakae UmezuFisherman (1)
Takahide TashiroHelicanus
Tetsuro SagawaCerimon
Tetsuro SagawaAntiochus
Yuki TsukikawaDaughter of Antiochus
Yutaka SuzukiPhilemon

Additional Details

Theatre
Olivier Theatre, National Theatre
Theatre company
Ninagawa Company, The
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Doubling of roles

Notes

Notes
The performance is in Japanese with English surtitles and includes a 20-minute interval.
History
Produced by Horipro and the Ninagawa Company at Sainokuni Arts Theatre, Saltama 19 February-16 March 2003; and at the Olivier Theatre, National Theatre, London 28 March-5 April 2003. Matinee performance recorded.

Production Company

Name

National Theatre

Archive

Name

National Theatre Archive

Contact
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Email
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Web
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Phone
+44 (0) 20 7452 3135
Address
NT Studio
83-101 The Cut
London
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