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Midwinter Night’s Dream, A

Alternative title
King John
Synopsis
Anthology arts series hosted by Alistair Cooke. A preview of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, then under construction and scheduled to be completed in 1964. The episode includes an extract (Act IV, i) of King John performed by actors from the Stratford Shakespeare Company.
Series
Omnibus (Us Series)
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Television
Transmission details
1 Jan 1961 (Channel: NBC)
Duration
60 mins

Credits

Director
William A. Graham
Producer
Robert Saudek
Contributor
Alistair Cooke
Cast
Max HelpmannKing John
Hayward MorseArthur, Duke of Brittaine

Additional Details

Theatre company
Stratford Shakespeare Company, Ontario
Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
King John
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, NYC

Production Company

Name

Robert Saudek Associates

Archive

Name

Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division

Web
http://catalog.loc.gov/ External site opens in new window
Phone
(20) 707-8572
Fax
(20) 707-237’1
Address
Motion Picture & Television Reading Room
James Madison Building, LM 336
101 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, D.C.
20540-4690
United States

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