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Winter’s Tale, The

Synopsis
Live sound recording of Trevor Nunn’s production of The Winter’s Tale for the Royal Shakespeare Company with Judi Dench doubling the roles of Hermione and Perdita.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Recording date
27 Jan 1971

Credits

Director
Trevor Nunn
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Guy Woolfenden
Production Design
Christopher Morley
Cast
Barrie InghamLeontes, King of Sicily
Judi DenchHermione
Judi DenchPerdita
Elizabeth SpriggsPaulina
Derek Smith (3)Autolycus
Alton KumaloTime, as Chorus
Anthony PedleyCleomenes
Boyd MackenzieJailer
David BailieFlorizel
Denis HolmesLord
Geoffrey HutchingsYoung Shepherd (Clown)
Janet HenfreyEmilia
Jeremy RichardsonMamillius
John BerwynArchidamus
Lisa HarrowDorcas
Maev AlexanderMopsa
Michael Shannon 
Miles AndersonServant
Morgan SheppardAntigonus
Nicholas SelbyCamillo
Peter Messaline 
Richard PascoPolixenes
Roger ReesLord
Sydney BromleyOld Shepherd

Additional Details

Theatre
Aldwych Theatre, London
Theatre company
Royal Shakespeare Company
Production type
Other
Plays
Winter’s Tale, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Doubling of roles

Notes

History
At the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, beginning 15 May 1969; and at the Aldwych Theatre, London, beginning 2 July 1970.
Reviews
Speaight, Robert. Shakespeare Quarterly 20 (1969).

Production Company

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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