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Kaufmann von Venedig, Der

Alternative title
Merchant of Venice, The Kupec Benatsky
Synopsis
A television production of Dieter Dorn’s The Merchant of Venice staged for the Bayerisches Staatsschauspiel. Rolf Boysen is Shylock.
Language
German (Standard)
Country
Germany
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
29 May 2004 (Channel: 3Sat)
Duration
190 mins

Credits

Director
Dieter Dorn
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Markus Schmitt
Production Design
Jürgen Rose
Costume
Jürgen Rose
Cast
Rolf BoysenShylock
Thomas HoltzmannAntonio
Sibylle CanonicaPortia
Stefan WilkeningGratiano
Andreas BittlStephano
Anna SchudtNerissa
Arnulf SchumacherSolanio
Dennis PoppingBalthazar
Helko RuprechtLorenzo
Helmut PickDuke of Venice
Jörg HubePrince of Morocco
Oliver NageleSalerio
Peter AlbersPrince of Arragon
Philipp WirzLeonardo
Richard BeekTubal
Robert Joseph BartiLauncelot Gobbo
Tanja SchleiffJessica

Additional Details

Theatre
Residenz Theater, Munich
Theatre company
Bayerisches Staatsschauspiel
Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Merchant of Venice, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
The production opened in the Residenz Theatre, Munich 11 October 2001.
Textual information
Translated into German by Michael Wachsmann, dramaturg is Hans-Joachim Ruchhaeberle.

Production Company

Name

3sat

Email
Info@3sat.de
Web
http://www.3sat.de/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+49 (0)6131/70 1
Fax
+49 (0)6131/70 6806
Address
ZDF-Straße 1
Mainz
55100

Archive

Name

Österreichische Mediathek

Web
http://www.mediathek.at External site opens in new window
Phone
+43 1 597 36 69 20
Fax
+43 1 597 36 69 40
Address
Austrian Audiovisual Archive - Technical Museum Vienna
Marchettischlössl
Gumpendorfer Straße 95
Vienna
1060
Austria

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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