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Miarka za Miarke

Alternative title
Measure for Measure
Synopsis
Polish television production of Measure for Measure directed by Tadeusz Bradecki. Krzysztof Globisz is Duke Vincentio and Ewa Kaim is Isabella. The performance is punctuated with dance and songs from popular operettas.
Language
Polish
Country
Poland
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
13 Sep 1999 (Channel: Teatr TV - TVP1)
Duration
99 mins

Credits

Director
Tadeusz Bradecki
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Stanislaw Radwan
Production Design
Urszula Kenar
Cast
Krzysztof GlobiszVincentio, Duke of Vienna
Szymon KusmiderAngelo
Ewa KaimIsabella
Marcin SiankoClaudio
Andrzej BuszewiczEscalus
Andrzej Kozak 
Anna RadwanJuliet
Artur DziurmanLucio
Beata FudalejMariana
Edward Linde-LubaszenkoBarnardine
Jan KrzyzanowskiJustice
Jerzy GralekPompey
Jerzy NowakAbhorson
Jerzy SwiechFriar Peter
Leszek Swigon 
Magdelana JaroszMistress Overdone
Marek LitewkaFroth
Rafal Jedrzejczyk 
Tadeusz HukProvost
Zbigniew W. KaletaElbow
Zygmunt JozefczakDoctor

Additional Details

Theatre
Teatr Stary
Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Historical period
19th Century
Plays
Measure for Measure
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

General
This is a filmed theatre performance but the audience is not seen until the end. The setting is late 19th or early 20th century of the Austro-Hungarian empire.
History
First staged at the Teatr Stary, Cracow, beginning 18 June 1998.
Textual information
Translated into Polish by Maciej Slomczynski.
Reviews
Fabiszak, Jacek, Polish Televised Shakespeares: a Study of Shakespeare Productions Within the Television Theatre Format (Poznan: Motivex, 2005). pp. 281-89.

Production Company

Name

Teatr Telewizji

Archive

Name

Telewizja Polska

Email
http://www.tvp.pl/o-tvp/kontakt
Web
http://www.tvp.pl External site opens in new window
Phone
(22) 547 44 50
Address
Polish Television
17. J.P. Woronicza St
00-999, WARSAW
Poland

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