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Cymbeline

Synopsis
Video recording, using a single, fixed camera, of Kneehigh Theatre’s 2006 production of Cymbeline directed and adapted by Emma Rice with Hayley Carmichael as Imogen and Mike Shepherd.as Cymbeline.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
28 Sep 2006

Credits

Director
Emma Rice
Writer
Carl Grose
Music
Stu Barker
Production Design
Michael Vale
Cast
Mike ShepherdCymbeline, King of Britain
Hayley CarmichaelImogen
Carl GrosePosthumus Leonatus
Robert LuckayIachimo
Craig JohnsonCloten
Dominic LawtonBrother
Emma RiceQueen
Kirsty WoodwardPisanio
Marcello MagniVoice of Caesar

Additional Details

Theatre
Swan Theatre
Theatre company
Kneehigh Theatre
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
Cymbeline
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Complete Works Festival (Stratford upon Avon 2006-7)

Notes

General
The production employed eight actors and a single set.
History
The production played 20-30 September 2006 as part of the Complete Works Festival.
Reviews
The director’s comments on the production may be read on the company’s website http://www.kneehigh.co.uk/html/cymbeline_director.html (accessed 5/2007).

Billington, Michael. The Guardian (22 September 2006)

Production Company

Name

Royal Shakespeare Company

Web
https://www.rsc.org.uk External site opens in new window
Address
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Waterside
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
CV37 6BB

Archive

Name

Shakespeare Centre Library and Archive

Email
scla@shakespeare.org.uk
Web
https://www.shakespeare.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01789 204016 (bookings)
Fax
01789 262073
Address
Henley Street
Stratford-upon-Avon
CV37 6QW

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