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Taming of the Shrew, The

Synopsis
Video recording of Rebecca Bayla Taichman’s 2007 modern dress production of The Taming of the Shrew for the Shakespeare Theatre Company with Charlayne Woodard as Katherina and Christopher Innvar as Petruchio. Videotaped for WAPAVA by T.J. O’Toole.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
17 Nov 2007
Duration
150 (inc. interval)

Credits

Director
Rebecca Bayla Taichman
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
The Broken Chord Collective
Production Design
Narelle Sissons
Costume
Miranda Hoffman
Contributor
T.J. O’Toole
Cast
Charlayne WoodardKatherina
Christopher InnvarPetruchio
Nicholas HormannBaptista Minola
Lisa BirnbaumBianca
Bruce NelsonTranio
Aubrey K. DeekerHortensio
Bill HamlinVincentio
Drew EshelmanHaberdasher
Drew EshelmanPedant
Erika RoseWidow
Erika RoseCurtis
J. Fred ShiffmanGremio
Louis ButelliGrumio
Michael MilliganLucentio
Todd ScofieldBiondello

Additional Details

Theatre
Lansburgh, Washington, DC
Theatre company
Shakespeare Theatre Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Reviews
The director’s comments to the cast at first rehearsal can be accessed at http://www.shakespearetheatre.org/plays/articles.aspx?&id=574 (accessed 7/2008).

Magnus, Laury. Shakespeare Newsletter 57 (2007-8): 71-72, 74.

Production Company

Name

Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive (WAPAVA)

Email
leahkim@umd.edu
Web
http://www.wapava.org External site opens in new window
Phone
(301) 405 9117
Address
James J. Taylor Collection
Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742-1630

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