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Richard III

Synopsis
A video recording of Vladimir Moravek’s 2001 production of Richard III for the Globe Theatre, Prague. Miroslav Donutil and Pavel Zednicek both played the role of Richard and the Arts Institute holds video recordings of performances by both actors. Other parts were also played by different actors throughout the run and some traditional female roles were played by male actors.
Language
Czech
Country
Czech Republic
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2001
Duration
120 mins

Credits

Director
Vladimir Moravek
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Daniel Fikejz
Production Design
Milan David
Costume
Silva Zimula Hanakova
Cast
Pavel ZatloukalKing Edward IV
Ladislav KlepalDuchess of York
David SteigerwaldLord Grey
Hynek CermakMurderer (1)
Jaroslav TesitalStanley, Earl of Derby
Jiri KralMurderer (1)
Jiri PechaQueen Elizabeth
Karel BesedaSir Richard Ratcliffe
Leos JuracekQueen Elizabeth
Libor BaselidesSir Richard Ratcliffe
Lukas JuzaLord Rivers
Marek RonecHastings
Michal GulyasHastings
Michal GulyasDuke of Buckingham
Miroslav DonutilRichard, Duke of Gloucester, later King Richard
Miroslav ZavicarLord Rivers
Pavel ZatloukalQueen Elizabeth
Pavel ZednicekRichard, Duke of Gloucester, later King Richard
Petr KouteckyMurderer (2)
Petr MancalLord Rivers
Radek BarMurderer (1)
Radim KalvodaSir Richard Ratcliffe
Robert JaskowDuke of Buckingham
Vaclav ChalupaLady Anne
Vaclav VeselySir William Catesby

Additional Details

Theatre
Globe Theatre, Prague
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Richard III
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
gender representation; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
Produced by the Echo Theatre Agency at the Globe Theatre, Prague, beginning 26 May 2001
Textual information
Translated into Czech by Martin Hilsky; adapted by Rene von Ludowitz.

Archive

Name

Arts Institute-Theatre Institute

Email
info@institutumeni.cz
Web
http://institute.theatre.cz External site opens in new window
Phone
224 809 123
Fax
224 809 123
Address
Celetna 17
110 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

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