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Taming of the Shrew, The

Synopsis
Video recording of Pamela Hawthorn’s 1979 production of The Taming of the Shrew for the Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival. Margot Dionne is Katherina and Graeme Campbell is Petruchio.
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
1 Jul 1979

Credits

Director
Pamela Hawthorn
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Richard Bronskill
Production Design
John Pennoyer
Costume
John Pennoyer
Cast
Margot DionneKatherina
Graeme CampbellPetruchio
Maurice GoodBaptista Minola
Alicia JefferyBianca
Dean HawesTranio
David HolmesHaberdasher
David SteinPedant
Edda GaborekWidow
François-Régis KlanferBiondello
John LambertCurtis
LeRoy SchultzTailor
Lewis GordonGremio
Philip J. CraigVincentio
Richard HardacreLucentio
Stewart ArnottHortensio
Tom WoodGrumio

Additional Details

Theatre
Third Stage
Theatre company
Stratford Shakespeare Company, Ontario
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Elizabethan
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival

Notes

Notes
The production omits the Christopher Sly scenes.
History
The production ran in repertory 1 July-7 October 1979
Reviews
Berry, Ralph. Shakespeare Quarterly 31 (1980): 167-75.

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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