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Taming of the Shrew, The

Synopsis
Video recording recording of Propeller’s all-male production of The Taming of the Shrew directed by Ed Hall with Dugald Bruce Lockhart as Petruchio and Simon Scardifield as Katherina.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
31 Mar 2007

Credits

Director
Ed Hall
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Propeller
Production Design
Michael Pavelka
Cast
Simon ScardifieldKatherina
Dugald Bruce LockhartPetruchio
Bob BarrettBaptista Minola
Jon TrenchardBianca
Tony BellTranio
Alasdair CraigBiondello
Chris MylesVincentio
Chris MylesGremio
Dominic TigheTailor
Dominic TigheWidow
Dugald Bruce LockhartChristopher Sly
Jack TarltonHortensio
Jason BaughanPedant
Joe FlynnCurtis
Tam WilliamsLucentio

Additional Details

Theatre
Harvey Theatre, Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY
Theatre company
Propeller
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
No period
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); All-male casts; Complete Works Festival (Stratford upon Avon 2006-7)

Notes

History
The production opened at The Watermill and played at The Courtyard Theatre 2-11 November 2006 as part of the Complete Works Festival. A recording of this production is held by the Shakespeare Centre Library and Archives and is catalogued separately on this database.
Textual information
Script adapted by Ed Hall and Roger Warren.
Reviews
Ben Brantley. ‘Be It Padua or Illyria, Boys Will Be Boisterous’. New York Times. March 20 2007.

Production Company

Name

Character Generators

Archive

Name

Theatre on Film and Tape (TOFT)

Email
toft@nypl.org
Web
http://www.nypl.org/locations/lpa/theatre-film-and-tape-archive External site opens in new window
Phone
+ 1 (212) 870-1642
Fax
(212) 8701868
Address
Billy Rose Theatre Collection
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York,New York
10023-7498
USA

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