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Comedy of Errors, The

Synopsis
Richard Monette’s 1989 Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival production of The Comedy of Errors directed for television by Norman Campbell. Geordie Johnson and Keith Dinicol double the roles of Antipholus and Dromio respectively.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Television; Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
1996
Transmission details
(Channel: CBC)
Duration
90 mins

Credits

Director
Norman Campbell
Producer
Norman Campbell
Writer
William Shakespeare
Contributor
Richard Monette
Cast
Geordie JohnsonAntipholus of Ephesus
Geordie JohnsonAntipholus of Syracuse
Keith DinicolDromio of Ephesus
Keith DinicolDromio of Syracuse
Goldie SempleAdriana
Andrew JacksonBalthasar
Douglas ChamberlainSecond Goth
Douglas ChamberlainAngelo
Hubert KellyJailer
James BlendickSolinus, Duke of Ephesus
Joseph ShawDoctor Pinch
Juan ChioranSpanish merchant (Merchant)
Kate HennigLuce
Lucy PeacockLuciana
Michael HanrahanOfficer
Nicholas PennellEgeon
Susan HenleyCourtesan
Wenna ShawEmilia

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Historical period
18th Century
Plays
Comedy of Errors, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Doubling of roles; Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival

Notes

History
Transmission date not known.

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Address
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Name

Stratford Festival Store

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Ontario
Canada

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