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Antony and Cleopatra

Synopsis
A videorecording of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre’s 2006 production of Antony and Cleopatra directed by Dominic Dromgoole with Frances Barber as Cleopatra and Nicholas Jones as Mark Antony.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2006
Duration
180 (incl. interval)

Credits

Director
Dominic Dromgoole
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Keith McGowan
Production Design
Mike Britton
Cast
Nicholas JonesMark Antony
Frances BarberCleopatra
Jack LaskeyOctavius Caesar
Oliver BootSextus Pompey
Fred RidgewayEnobarbus
David Hinton (2)Philo
David Hinton (2)Proculeius
David Hinton (2)Canidius
Frances ThorburnCharmian
John BettAmbassador
John BettLepidus
John BettClown
Lloyd. PaulMardian
Lloyd. PaulSeleucus
Nick DananMenecrates
Nick DananThidias
Oliver BootDolabella
Pascale BurgessOctavia
Patrick BrennanAgrippa
Peter Hamilton DyerScarus
Peter Hamilton DyerSoothsayer
Peter Hamilton DyerMenas
Rhiannon OliverIras
Simon MullerAlexas
Simon MullerDiomedes
Tas EmiabataMaecenas
Tom StuartDercetus
Tom StuartDemetrius
William ManneringEros

Additional Details

Theatre
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
17th Century
Plays
Antony and Cleopatra
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre makes several recordings of a single production, using three fixed cameras, to enable practitioners and researchers to observe how the play has developed during the run.
History
The production formed part of The Edges of Rome season, running May 5-13 August 2006.
Reviews
Dominic Dromgoole talks to Heather Neill about the play and his first season as artistic director of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in a 29min interview available on www.theatrevoice.com (accessed 5/2007).

Collins, Michael J. Shakespeare Bulletin. Vol. 24, No. 4, Winter 2006, pp. 112-115

Archive

Name

Shakespeare’s Globe

Contact
Librarian
Email
library@shakespearesglobe.com
Web
http://www.shakespearesglobe.com External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 7902 1433
Fax
+44 (0) 7902 1401
Address
21 New Globe Walk
Bankside
London
SE1 9DT

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