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Kiss Me, Kate

Synopsis
Televised recording of the premiere of Cole Porter’s musical adaptation of The Taming of the Shrew, directed by Barrie Kosky for the Komische Oper, Berlin. The orchestra is conducted by Koen Schoots. Directed for television by Andreas Moll.
Language
German (Standard)
Country
Germany
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
7 Jun 2008 at 19:40 (Channel: 3Sat)
Duration
165 mins

Credits

Director
Andreas Morell; Barrie Kosky
Writer
Bella Spewack; Samuel Spewack; Susanne Wolf
Music
Cole Porter
Contributor
Koen Schoots
Cast
Dagmar ManzelLilli Vanessi (Katherina)
Roger SmeetsFred Graham (Petruchio)
Sigalit FeigLois Lane (Bianca)
Barbara SternbergerHattie
Danny CostelloBill Calhoun (Lucentio)

Additional Details

Theatre
Komische Oper, Berlin
Production type
Operas and Musicals
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Subjects
Drama; Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
German translation by Susanne Wolf.
History
Kosky’s production premiered on 31 May 2008.

Production Company

Name

3sat

Email
Info@3sat.de
Web
http://www.3sat.de/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+49 (0)6131/70 1
Fax
+49 (0)6131/70 6806
Address
ZDF-Straße 1
Mainz
55100

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

Distributor (Sale)

Name

ZDF - Programme Service

Email
programmservice@zdf.de
Web
http://www.theaterkanal.de/fernsehen/mitschnitt/ External site opens in new window
Phone
0049-(0)6131/70 9510
Fax
0049-(0)06131/70 9515
Address
HA ABD, Programmverwertung und -übernahme
ZDF-Straße 1
Mainz
55100
Germany

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