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Macbeth

Synopsis
Radio adaptation of Shakespeare’s play directed and adapted by Ludwig Berger. With Marianna Hoppe as Lady Macbeth and Ernst Schroeder as Macbeth. The music is composed by Boris Blacher.
Language
German (Standard)
Country
Germany
Medium
Audio; Radio
Transmission details
26 Sep 1957 (Channel: SFB)
Duration
77 mins

Credits

Director
Ludwig Berger
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Boris Blacher
Contributor
Wolf Heinrich Graf von Baudissin
Adaptor for Radio
Ludwig Berger
Cast
Ernst SchröderMacbeth
Marianne HoppeLady Macbeth
Horst NiendorfMacduff
Friedrich SiemersMalcolm
Peter MosbacherBanquo
Arnold MarquisRoss
Christiane EislerWitch
Edith SchneiderLady Macduff
Heinz GieseLennox
Karl JohnPorter
Lola LuigiWitch
Manfred GroteDonalbain
Rudolf FernauKing Duncan
Sigrid HackenbergWitch

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)
Related items
Shakespeare Box - Werke

Notes

Notes
A copy of the recording can be ordered from the Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (RBB) programme distribution service (Mitschnittservice) at http://www.rbb-online-shop.de/mcgi/shop/index.cgi?T=1168514924{rbb_haupt=http://www.rbb-online-shop.de/pcgi/a.cgi?alayout=398&ausgabe=kontaktform

This production is part of the Random House Audio SHAKESPEARE BOX-WERKE CD collection, commercially available from online retailers (see separate entry).
Textual information
Based on the translation by Wolf Heinrich Graf von Baudissin
Reviews
Source: ARD radio drama archive (Hörspiel-Archiv) http://www.ard.de/radio/hoerspiel-lesung/hoerspielarchiv/ (accessed 10/2008)

Production Company

Name

Sender Freies Berlin (SFB)

Notes
Public radio and television service for West Berlin from 1 June 1954 until 30 April 2003.

Distributor

Name

RBB Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg

Distributor (Sale)

Name

RBB Media GmbH

Email
shop@rbb-media.de 14057
Web
http://www.rbb-media.de External site opens in new window
Phone
++49-(0)30-97993 84901
Fax
++49-(0)30-97993 84909
Address
Kaiserdamm 80/81
Berlin
14057
Germany

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