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As You Like It

Synopsis
Live sound recording of Clifford Williams’ 1967 all-male production of As You Like It with Ronald Pickup as Rosalind and Jeremy Brett as Orlando. Anthony Hopkins is Audrey.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Recording date
1967

Credits

Director
Clifford Williams
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Marc Wilkinson
Production Design
Ralph Koltai
Cast
Ronald PickupRosalind
Charles KayCelia
Jeremy BrettOrlando
Derek JacobiTouchstone
Robert StephensJaques
Alan AdamsWilliam
Alan AdamsLord
Alan AdamsPage
Anthony HopkinsAudrey
Christopher TimothySilvius
David BelcherPage
David BelcherLord
Donald Bisset2nd Forest Lord (Lord)
Frank WylieDuke Frederick
Gary WaldhornLord
Gary WaldhornPage
Gerald JamesCorin
Grayston BurgessHymen
Harry LomaxAdam
Ian PigotPage
Ian PigotLord
John FlintCharles
Ken TyllsenLord
Ken TyllsenPage
Lennard PearceLe Beau
Luke HardyLord
Luke HardyPage
Luke ParsonsPage
Luke ParsonsLord
Michael MartinPage
Michael Martin1st Forest Lord (Lord)
Neil FitzpatrickOliver
Nigel LambertLord
Nigel LambertDennis
Nigel LambertPage
Oliver CottonLord
Oliver CottonSir Oliver Martext
Oliver CottonPage
Paul CurranDuke Senior
Peter WinterLord
Peter WinterPage
Richard KayPhebe
Robert Walker1st Court Lord (Lord)
Robert WalkerPage
Roderick HornAmiens
Sam DastorPage
Sam Dastor2nd Court Lord (Lord)
Stuart Campbell (2)Jaques de Boys
Stuart Campbell (2)Page

Additional Details

Theatre
Old Vic Theatre
Theatre company
National Theatre Company
Production type
Other
Historical period
1960s
Plays
As You Like It
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); All-male casts

Notes

Notes
The recording held by the British Library Sound Archive includes an introductory speech by John Gielgud.
General
Christopher Timothy ook the role of Silvius on 2 October 1967 owing to the indisposition of John McEnery.
History
Opening night 3 October 1967
Reviews
Lambert, J. W. Drama (London) Winter 1967, pp. 19-21.

Production Company

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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