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Alternative title
Twelfth Night
Synopsis
A German television version of of Otto Schenk’s production of Twelfth Night first staged at the Landestheater, Salzburg in 1973. Features Klaus Maria Brandauer as Orsino and Christine Ostermayer as Viola.
Language
German (Standard)
Country
Germany
Medium
Television; Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
2 Sep 1973 (Channel: ORF/1)
Duration
150 mins

Credits

Director
Otto Schenk
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Gerhard Wimberger
Production Design
Gunther Schneider-Siemssen
Costume
Hill Reihs-Gromes
Cast
Christine OstermayerViola (later disguised as Cesario)
Sabine SinjenOlivia
Klaus Maria BrandauerOrsino, Duke of Illyria
Josef MeinradMalvolio
Karl ParylaFeste
Anton PointeckerFirst Officer
Christiane HörbigerMaria
Dietrich SchledererSecond Officer
Frantisek PàlkaCaptain
Hans Dieter ZeidlerSir Toby Belch
Heinz MarecekFabian
Heinz RohnCurio
Helmuth LohnerSir Andrew Aguecheek
Miguel Herz-KestranekValentine
Philipp von ZeskaPriest
Rudolf MelicharAntonio
Wolfgang HübschSebastian

Additional Details

Theatre
Landestheater, Salzburg
Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Twelfth Night
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
A DVD of the production has been produced by Arthaus Musik (2008), commercially available from the ORF shop or online retailers.

Production Company

Name

ORF

Email
kundendienst@orf.at
Web
http://ORF.at/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+43 (01) 87878-0
Address
Austrian Broadcasting Corporation Radio & Television (ORF)
Würzburggasse 30
Vienna
A-1136
Austria

Online Retailer

Name

amazon.de

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