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Mesure pour Mesure

Alternative title
Measure for Measure
Synopsis
A recording, for French television, of Peter Brook’s production of Measure for Measure for Centre International de Créations Théâtrales with Clémentine Amouroux as Isabella and François Marthouret as the Duke.
Language
French (Standard)
Country
France
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
1979

Credits

Director
Peter Brook
Writer
William Shakespeare
Production Design
Paris Vlavianos
Costume
Jeanne Wakhevich
Cast
François MarthouretVincentio, Duke of Vienna
Bruce MyersAngelo
Clémentine AmourouxIsabella
Andreas KatsulasClaudio
Malick BowensEscalus
Alain MaratraBarnardine
Andreas KalsulasPompey
Corinne JurescoJuliet
Elizabeth EwandeMistress Overdone
Jean-Claude PerrinProvost
Maurice BénichouLucio
Mireille MaaloufMariana
Urs BihlerElbow

Additional Details

Theatre company
Centre International de Créations Théâtrales at the Bouffes-du-Nord
Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Measure for Measure
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Source: World Shakespeare Bibliography.
History
Produced by the Centre International de Créations Théâtrales at the Bouffes-du-Nord, Paris 11 July 1973 and at the Festival d’Automne, 27 October 1978. Television broadcasting channel unknown (10/2007).
Textual information
Translated into French by Jean-Paul Carrière
Reviews
Stage production reviewed by Irving Wardle The Times (London) 20 November 1978, p. 15.

Archive

Name

Institut National de l’Audiovisuel (INA)

Email
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Web
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Fax
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Address
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Paris
France
Notes
Viewing of programmes archived by INA is at the Bibliotheque François Mitterand, Quai François Mauric, Paris 75013.

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