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Mittsommernachtstraum, Ein

Alternative title
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A
Synopsis
A Midsummer Night’s Dream recorded for German television from a performance at the Kammerspiele, München. Directed by Dieter Dorn, Claus Eberth is Theseus/Oberon and Elisabeth Schwarz is Titania/Hippolyta.
Language
German (Standard)
Country
Germany
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
25 Jan 1981 (Channel: ZDF)
Duration
180 mins

Credits

Director
Dieter Dorn
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Roberto C. Détrée
Production Design
Jurgen Rose
Costume
Jurgen Rose
Cast
Claus EberthTheseus
Elisabeth SchwarzHippolyta
Claus EberthOberon
Elisabeth SchwarzTitania
Michael HabeckPuck (Robin Goodfellow)
Franziska WalserHelena
Gundi EllertHelena
Helmut StangeRobin Starveling
Jochen StriebeckSnug
Lambert HarneNick Bottom
Markus BoysenDemetrius
Martin FlorchingerSnug
Michael HabeckPhilostrate
Peter HerzogFrancis Flute
Sieman RuhaakLysander
Wilmut BorellTom Snout

Additional Details

Theatre
Münchner Kammerspiele, Munich
Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Doubling of roles

Notes

History
The production has been shown many times on ZDF Theaterkanal.
Textual information
Translated into German by Dieter Dorn and Michael Wachsmann.

Production Company

Name

ZDF

Notes
See: Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen

Archive

Name

Arts Institute-Theatre Institute

Email
info@institutumeni.cz
Web
http://institute.theatre.cz External site opens in new window
Phone
224 809 123
Fax
224 809 123
Address
Celetna 17
110 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

Distributor (Hire)

Name

Goethe-Institut London Library

Email
library@london.goethe.org
Web
http://www.goethe.de/Ins/gb/lon/wis/bib/auo/enindex.htm External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7411 3452
Fax
020 7584 3180
Address
50 Princes Gate
Exhibition Road
London
SW7 2PH
Notes
16mm films previously available from the Goethe Institut are now handled by BFI Collections.

Distributor (Sale)

Name

ZDF - Programme Service

Email
programmservice@zdf.de
Web
http://www.theaterkanal.de/fernsehen/mitschnitt/ External site opens in new window
Phone
0049-(0)6131/70 9510
Fax
0049-(0)06131/70 9515
Address
HA ABD, Programmverwertung und -übernahme
ZDF-Straße 1
Mainz
55100
Germany

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