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Merry Wives of Windsor, The

Synopsis
Video recording of Richard Monette and Antoni Cimolino’s 1995 production of The Merry Wives of Windsor for the Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival. William Hutt is Falstaff.
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
29 May 1995

Credits

Director
Antoni Cimolino; Richard Monette
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Don Sweete
Production Design
Susan Benson
Costume
Susan Benson
Cast
William HuttSir John Falstaff
Chick ReidMistress Margaret Page
Dixie SeatleMistress Alice Ford
Barbara BryneMistress Quickly
Tom McCamusFrank Ford
Barry MacGregorHost of the Garter Inn
Bernard HopkinsBardolph
Brad RudyRobert
Geoff BowesJohn Rugby
Jamie WilliamsPeter Simple
Joe DinicolRobin
Kari MatchettAnne Page
Keith DinicolPistol
Martin AlbertFenton
Michael MawsonNim
Robert HaleySir Hugh Evans
Stephen OuimetteDoctor Caius
Tim MacDonaldAbraham Slender
Wayne BestWilliam Page
William NeedlesRobert Shallow

Additional Details

Theatre
Festival Theatre, Stratford, Ontario
Theatre company
Stratford Shakespeare Company, Ontario
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Merry Wives of Windsor, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival

Notes

Notes
The Stratford Festival Archive holds recordings of both William Hutt and Barry MacGregor as Falstaff in this production.
History
The production ran in repertory 8 May-29 October 1995
Reviews
Ward, Royal. Shakespeare Bulletin 14. no.1 (1996): 36-7.

Production Company

Name

Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival Archive

Contact
ECharendoff@stratfordshakespearefestival.com (Archives Co-ordinator)
Web
https://www.stratfordfestival.ca/AboutUs/OurHistory/ArchivesServices External site opens in new window
Phone
+1 519-271 1040
Fax
+1 519-271-1040
Address
350 Douro Street
P.O. Box 520
55 Queen Street
Stratford, Ontario
N5A 3S7
Canada

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