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Two Noble Kinsmen, The

Synopsis
Video recording, using a single fixed camera, of the RSC’s Regional Touring Company’s production of The Two Noble Kinsmen directed by William Oldroyd.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
21 May 2006
Duration
133 mins

Credits

Director
William Oldroyd
Writer
John Fletcher (2); William Shakespeare
Music
Sylvia Hallett
Cast
Anna Hewson 
Barry McCarthy 
Christopher Godwin 
Christopher Saul 
Chu Omambala 
Claire Benedict 
Daon Broni 
Darren Tunstall 
Dylan Charles 
Edward Hughes 
Ian Pirie 
Josh Richards 
Katherine Tozer 
Lisa Ellis 
Mark Hadfield 
Michael Hadley 
Michael Jibson 
Michael Matus 
Nick Barber 
Paola Dionisotti 

Additional Details

Theatre
Swan Theatre
Theatre company
Royal Shakespeare Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
Two Noble Kinsmen, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Complete Works Festival (Stratford upon Avon 2006-7)

Notes

General
The RSC regional tour company toured the UK, Europe and North America performing Chaucer’s The Knight’s Tale as part of The Canterbury Tales. For one night only they performed The Two Noble Kinsmen in the Swan Theatre to explore what Shakespeare and Fletcher made of the same story.
History
The production played for one performance on 21 May 2006 as part of the Complete Works Festival.

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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