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Romeo and Juliet

Synopsis
An unabridged recording of the play using the New Cambridge Shakespeare edition edited by G. Blakemore Evans. Michael Sheen and Kate Beckinsale in the title roles.
Series
New Cambridge Shakespeare Audio
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1997
Duration
171 mins

Credits

Director
Michael Sheen
Producer
Nicholas Soames
Writer
William Shakespeare
Cast
Michael SheenRomeo
Kate BeckinsaleJuliet
Anton LesserMercutio
Heathcote WilliamsFriar Laurence
Fiona ShawNurse
Edward De SouzaMontague
Frances BarberLady Capulet
Hywell SimonsGregory
Jason CheaterAbram
Jason CheaterPeter
Jasper BrittonTybalt
John Paul ConnollyBalthasar
John Paul ConnollyServant
John SummerfieldServingman
John SummerfieldSampson
Judy LoeLady Montague
Norman RodwayEscalus, Prince of Verona
Peter YappFriar John
Peter YappApothecary
Peter YappCapulet’s cousin
Philip MadocChorus
Ronan VibertParis
Simon HarrisBenvolio

Additional Details

Production type
Sound Recordings(Commercial)
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Available as both cassette and CD. All recordings accompanied by a synopsis of the play by act and scene, a list of sources and a summary of the plot. The CD version permits access points allowing the listener to turn to the required act, scene or speech.

Production Company

Name

Naxos Records

Email
cds@selectmusic.co.uk
Web
https://www.naxos.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01737 645600
Fax
01737 644065
Address
c/o Select Music
Unit 8, Salbrook Industrial Estate
Salbrook Road, Salfords
Redhill
RH1 5GJ

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