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Richard III

Synopsis
Video recording of Brian Rintoul’s 1988 production of Richard III for the Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival with Colm Feore in the title role.
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
30 May 1988

Credits

Director
Brian Rintoul
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Alan Laing
Production Design
Sue LePage
Cast
Geraint Wyn DaviesKing Edward IV
Ann CassonDuchess of York
Greg TurnerPrince Edward (Prince of Wales)
Daryl HutchisonRichard, the young Duke of York
Daniel BuccosGeorge, Duke of Clarence
Brad RudyEarl of Surrey
Brian TreeLord Mayor of London
Colm FeoreRichard, Duke of Gloucester, later King Richard
Dale MieskeSir Richard Ratcliffe
David Brown (2)Lord Lovell
David Brown (2)Earl of Oxford
David KeeleySir Thomas Vaughan
David Lloyd-EvansPrince of Wales
Douglas ChamberlainBishop of Ely
Eric CoatesMarquis of Dorset
Geraint Wyn DaviesEarl of Richmond
Goldie SempleQueen Elizabeth
James BlendickDuke of Buckingham
Jeanne-Pierre FournierMurderer (2)
Jeanne-Pierre FournierSir James Blunt
Jerry EtienneLord Grey
John InnesLord Rivers
Keith ThomasMurderer (1)
Lorne KennedySir William Catesby
Lucy PeacockLady Anne
Maurice GoodSir Robert Brackenbury
Maurice GoodDuke of Norfolk
Nolan JenningsCardinal
Roger HoneywellStanley, Earl of Derby
Scott WentworthSir James Tyrrel
Smithers. StaceyQueen Margaret
Stephen RussellHastings
Susan WrightQueen Margaret
William NeedlesStanley, Earl of Derby

Additional Details

Theatre
Festival Theatre, Stratford, Ontario
Theatre company
Stratford Shakespeare Company, Ontario
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Medieval
Plays
Richard III
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival

Notes

Notes
The Stratford Shakespeare Festival Archives hold video recordings of both Colm Feore and understudy Scott Wentworth as Richard.
History
The production ran in repertory 9 May-28 October 1988
Reviews
Gussow, Mel. The New York Times (14 June 1988). p. 20 (in review-article).

Archive

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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