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Vintersagan

Alternative title
Winter’s Tale, The
Synopsis
A video recording of the Royal Dramatic Theatre of Sweden’s production of The Winter’s Tale, directed by Ingmar Bergman. Dramaturg and director of simultaneous translation is Ulla Aberg.
Language
Swedish
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
1 Jun 1995
Duration
164 mins

Credits

Director
Ingmar Bergman
Writer
Lennart Mork; William Shakespeare
Music
Jean Billgren
Production Design
Lennart Mork
Choreographer
Donya Feuer
Cast
Börje AhlstedtLeontes, King of Sicily
Pernilla AugustHermione
Kristina TornqvistPerdita
Bibi AnderssonPaulina
Reine BrynolfssonAutolycus
Anna BjorkMamillius
Gosta PruzeliusCamillo
Ingvar KjellsonAntigonus
Jakob EklundFlorizel
Jan BlombergCleomenes
Krister HenrikssonPolixenes
Monika NielsenDorcas
Monika NielsenEmilia
Oskar LjungArchidamus
Per MatssonYoung Shepherd (Clown)
Therese BrunnanderMopsa
Tord PetersonOld Shepherd

Additional Details

Theatre
Opera House, Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY
Theatre company
Royal Dramatic Theatre of Sweden
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
19th Century
Plays
Winter’s Tale, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
The TOFT videorecording has English voice-over translation available on one channel.
History
First performed at the Kungliga Dramatiska Teatern, Stockholm, 1994.
Reviews
Margaret Loftus Ranald, Shakespeare Bulletin 13, no. 3 (1995), pp14-15.

Production Company

Name

Character Generators

Archive

Name

Theatre on Film and Tape (TOFT)

Email
toft@nypl.org
Web
http://www.nypl.org/locations/lpa/theatre-film-and-tape-archive External site opens in new window
Phone
+ 1 (212) 870-1642
Fax
(212) 8701868
Address
Billy Rose Theatre Collection
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York,New York
10023-7498
USA

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