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Love’s Labour’s Lost

Synopsis
A recording of Love’s Labour’s Lost by the Marlowe Dramatic Society directed by George Rylands. With Gary Watson as Berowne and Diana Rigg as Katherine.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1961
Availability
Out of Distribution (2006)

Credits

Director
George Rylands
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Thurston Dart
Cast
Derek GodfreyFerdinand, King of Navarre
Gary WatsonBerowne
Max AdrianDon Adriano de Armado
Diana RiggKatherine
Freda DowieMoth
George RylandsMonsieur Marcade
Ian LangDumaine
Janette Richer 
Michael BatesCostard
Patsy ByrneJaquenetta
Peter OrrLongaville
Peter WoodthorpeNathaniel
Prunella Scales 
Robert EddisonBoyet
Susan MarryottMaria
Tony ChurchHolofernes

Additional Details

Theatre company
Marlowe Dramatic Society
Production type
Sound Recordings(Commercial)
Plays
Love’s Labour’s Lost
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Textual information
The recordings used Dover Wilson’s New Cambridge text.
Reviews
For an assessment of the sound recordings from Arkangel, the Marlowe Society (Rylands) and the Caedmon Shakespeare Recording Society (Sackler) see Lanier, Douglas ‘Shakespeare on the Record’ in Hodgdon, Barbara & Worthen, W.B. (eds) A Companion to Shakespeare in Performance (Malden: Blackwell, 2005), pp415-436

Production Company

Name

Argo

Distributor

Name

Polygram Spoken Word, tel 020 8910 5000

Phone
020 8910 5000

Distributor (VHS)

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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