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Perikles

Alternative title
Pericles
Synopsis
German television version of Pericles directed by Augusto Fernandes with Matthias Fuchs as Pericles and Elisabeth Seiler doubling the roles of Marina/Thaisa.
Language
German (Standard)
Country
Germany
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
14 Feb 1982 (Channel: ZDF)
Duration
140 mins

Credits

Director
Augusto Fernandes
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Christa Koenig; Theodor Ross; Wilhelm Bruck
Production Design
Augusto Fernandes; Rudolf Lanz
Costume
Margit Koppendorfer
Cast
Matthias FuchsPericles, Prince of Tyre
Karl-Heinz StrouxGower
Elisabeth SeilerThaisa
Elisabeth SeilerMarina
Hildegard WenschDionyza
E.O. FuhrmannHelicanus
E.O. FuhrmannCleon
Elisabeth SeilerDaughter of Antiochus
Hildegard WenschLychorida
Joseph DahmenPander
Karl-Heinz StrouxCerimon
Markus FritscheMaster of ceremonies
Peter GavajdaLysimachus
Peter GavajdaAntiochus
Peter GavajdaSimonides, King of Pentapolis
Robert TillianBoult
Timo WüllnerMasked gentleman (Gentleman)
Timo WüllnerPirate
Timo WüllnerThaliard
Timo WüllnerLord

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Pericles, Prince of Tyre
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Doubling of roles

Notes

History
Produced at the Deutsches Schauspielhaus, Hamburg, beginning 29 March 1981.
Textual information
Translated into German by Erich Fried.
Reviews
Stage production reviewed by Habicht, Werner. Shakespeare Quarterly 33 (1982): pp. 510-13 (in review-article).
Source: ZDF Theaterkanal programme information

Production Company

Name

ZDF

Notes
See: Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen

Archive

Name

Arts Institute-Theatre Institute

Email
info@institutumeni.cz
Web
http://institute.theatre.cz External site opens in new window
Phone
224 809 123
Fax
224 809 123
Address
Celetna 17
110 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic
Name

Österreichische Mediathek

Web
http://www.mediathek.at External site opens in new window
Phone
+43-1/5973669-20
Fax
+43-1/5973669-25
Address
Abteilung des Technischen Museums Wien
Marchettischlössl
Gumpendorfer Strasse 95
1060
Vienna

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