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As You Like It

Alternative title
BBC Radio Collection: William Shakespeare’s As You Like It
Synopsis
As You Like It directed for radio by Kate Rowland. With Helena Bonham Carter as Rosalind, David Morrissey as Orlando and Natasha Little as Celia. Introduced by Richard Eyre. Music by Harvey Brough.
Series
Sunday Play, The
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio; Radio
Transmission details
23 Apr 2000 at 19:30 (Channel: BBC Radio 3)
Duration
120 mins

Credits

Director
Kate Rowland
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Harvey Brough
Contributor
Richard Eyre
Cast
Helena Bonham-CarterRosalind
Natasha LittleCelia
David MorrisseyOrlando
James FleetTouchstone
Nicholas Le PrevostJaques
Gavin MuirCharles
Gavin MuirJaques de Boys
Gavin MuirLord (2) (Lord)
Gerard MurphyOliver
Janice Asquah 
John McEneryDuke Senior
Kathy Murphy 
Mark SpringerAmiens
Mark SpringerHymen
Paul Hilton (2)Silvius
Paul Hilton (2)Le Beau
Stephen BoxerDuke Frederick
Stephen BoxerSir Oliver Martext
Tim Treloar 
Trevor PeacockCorin
Trevor PeacockAdam

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
As You Like It
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
drama in English; performances; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Commercially released as part of the BBC Radio collection series in 2000, cassettes and CDs of the production are available for sale from the BBC Shop (www.bbcshop.com) or through retail outlets.
History
Broadcast as part of the BBC’s Shakespeare for the New Millennium season on Radio 3, in which the BBC mounted 17 new productions of Shakespeare in the space of four years. The emphasis of the productions is on a contemporary, innovative approach. The project was done in collaboration with BBC Worldwide, who were also responsible for the commerical release.
Documentation
Accompanying booklet.

Production Company

Name

BBC Radio 3

Distributor (Sale)

Name

BBC Radio Collection, c/o Choices UK, 19-24 Manasty Road, Orton Southgate, Peterborough PE2 6UP, tel 01733 236800, fax 01733 230618, www.choicesdirect.co.uk

Email
enquiries@choicesuk.com
Web
http://www.choicesuk.com External site opens in new window
Phone
01733 236800
Fax
01733 230618
Address
c/o Choices UK
19-24 Manasty Road
Orton Southgate
Peterborough
PE2 6UP
Name

Retail outlets

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