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Romeo and Juliet

Synopsis
A video recording of the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s 2002 production of Romeo and Juliet directed by Rachel Kavanaugh with Paul Whitthorne and Jennifer Ikeda in the title roles. Videotaped for WAPAVA by James J. Taylor.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
11 May 2002

Credits

Director
Rachel Kavanaugh
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Adam Wernick
Production Design
Peter McKintosh
Costume
Fabio Toblini
Contributor
James J. Taylor
Cast
Paul WhitthorneRomeo
Jennifer IkedaJuliet
Harry CarnahanMercutio
Joseph MarcellFriar Laurence
Claudia RobinsonNurse
Andrew LongTybalt
Bruce M. HolmesSampson
Cameron McElyeaBalthasar
Clinton BrandhagenGregory
David SabinMontague
Edward GeroCapulet
Elizabeth LongLady Capulet
Emery BattisCapulet’s cousin
Emery BattisApothecary
Erin GannBenvolio
Floyd KingPeter
Helen HedmanLady Montague
Keith PowellParis
Michael GlennFriar John
Sean PrattEscalus, Prince of Verona

Additional Details

Theatre
Lansburgh, Washington, DC
Theatre company
Shakespeare Theatre Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

General
The costuming is a mixture of modern and Elizabethan.
Reviews
Pressley, Nelson. Washington Post (2 April 2002), 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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