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Measure for Measure

Synopsis
A video recording of Michael Russotto’s 1999 production of Measure for Measure for the Washington Shakespeare Company. John Emmert is Duke Vincentio and Taunya Martin is Isabella.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
23 Oct 1999

Credits

Director
Michael Russotto
Writer
William Shakespeare
Production Design
Holly Beck
Costume
Sue Cheng
Cast
John EmmertVincentio, Duke of Vienna
Christopher MarinoAngelo
Taunya MartinIsabella
George GrantClaudio
William SalisburyEscalus
Bobbie Leigh CarterJuliet
Chris StezinLucio
Danny LadmiraultFriar Peter
Felix StevensonBarnardine
Felix StevensonFriar Thomas
Hugh WalthallPompey
John HornFroth
Jonathon ChurchProvost
Maura McGinnMariana
Paul MacWhorterJustice
Theresa DavisFrancesca, a nun
Tim GettmanAbhorson
Varlene BiddingsMistress Overdone

Additional Details

Theatre
Clark Street Playhouse, Arlington, VA
Theatre company
Washington Theatre Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Measure for Measure
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William

Notes

History
The production ran 9 September-10 October 1999.
Textual information
Dramaturg is Cam Magee
Reviews
Horwitz, Jane. Washington Post 28 September 1999. p.C5

Archive

Name

Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive (WAPAVA)

Email
leahkim@umd.edu
Web
http://www.wapava.org External site opens in new window
Phone
(301) 405 9117
Address
James J. Taylor Collection
Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742-1630

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