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Antony and Cleopatra

Alternative title
BBC Radio Collection: William Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra
Synopsis
Radio adaptation of the play directed by Mary Peate with Frances Barber as Cleopatra and David Harewood as Mark Antony. With music composed and performed by Sylvia Hallett, Keith Clouston, Dirk Campbell and Tim Garside.
Series
Drama on 3
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio; Radio
Recording date
15 May 2002
Transmission details
27 Oct 2002 at 18:30 (Channel: BBC Radio 3)
Duration
180 mins

Credits

Director
Mary Peate
Producer
Mary Peate
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Sylvia Hallett
Cast
David HarewoodMark Antony
Frances BarberCleopatra
Colin TierneyOctavius Caesar
Garry CooperSextus Pompey
Roger AllamEnobarbus
Amanda RootOctavia
Ben CroweProculeius
Ben CroweVentidius
Ben OnwikweAlexas
Ben OnwukweScarus
Carl PrekoppDiomedes
Claire RushbrookeCharmian
Ewan HooperLepidus
Ewan HooperClown
Garry CooperSentry
Gerard McDermottPhilo
Gerard McDermottDolabella
Gerard McDermottCanidius
Helen LongworthIras
Ian MastersAmbassador
Ian MastersSoothsayer
Jonny PhillipsMenas
Jonny PhillipsSeleucus
Martin HyderTaurus
Martin HyderThidias
Martin HyderDercetus
Paul Hilton (2)Varrius
Paul Hilton (2)Eros
Peter DameyMenecrates
Peter DameySilius
Peter DameyMardian
Peter DameyGallus
Peter MarinkerAgrippa
Sean BakerMaecenas
Sean BakerDemetrius

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Antony and Cleopatra
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Commercially released on CD as part of the BBC Radio collection series in 2003. All feature introductions by Richard Eyre and are available for sale from the BBC Shop (www.bbcshop.com) or through retail outlets.
Reviews
Source: Radio Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

Distributor

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

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Retail outlets

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