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Romeo und Julia

Alternative title
Romeo and Juliet
Synopsis
Video recording, using a single camera, of the main rehearsal performance of Gerd Heinz’s Romeo and Juliet staged for the Schauspielhaus, Zurich. Ernst Sigrit and Ursula Andermatt in the title roles.
Language
German (Switzerland)
Country
Switzerland
Medium
Audio; Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
15 Sep 1982

Credits

Director
Gerd Heinz
Writer
William Shakespeare
Production Design
Wolfgang Mai
Costume
Franziska Loring
Cast
Ernst SigritRomeo
Ursula AndermattJuliet
Dietmar SchoenherrFriar Laurence
Hans Dieter ZeidlerEscalus, Prince of Verona

Additional Details

Theatre
Schauspielhaus, Zurich
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Rehearsals

Notes

Notes
The Schauspielhaus also holds an audio recording of the performance.
History
Produced at the Schauspielhaus, Zurich, beginning 16 September 1982.
Textual information
Translated into German by Herbert Meier.
Reviews
Reinhardt. Theater heute 23, no. 11 (1982): 23, 25.

Archive

Name

Schauspielhaus Zurich

Web
http://www.schauspielhaus.ch External site opens in new window
Phone
01 258 79 94
Fax
01 259 70 94
Address
Zweltweg 5
8032 Zuricheltweg 5
Switzerland

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