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Tempest, The

Synopsis
Live sound recording of Peter Hall’s 1988 production of The Tempest with Michael Bryant as Prospero.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Recording date
27 Jul 1988

Credits

Director
Peter Hall
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Harrison Birtwistle
Production Design
Alison Chitty
Cast
Michael BryantProspero
Jennifer Caron HallMiranda
Steven MackintoshAriel
Tony HaygarthCaliban
Peter WoodwardFerdinand
Alex HardySpirit and Masque
Basil HensonSebastian
Daniel ThorndikeMaster of the Ship
Doyne ByrdSpirit and Masque
Doyne ByrdStephano
Ian BoltSpirit and Masque
Janet WhitesideSpirit and Masque
Jenny GallowayIris
Ken StottAntonio
Michael BeintBoatswain
Michael BottleFrancisco
Michael BottleSpirit and Masque
Paul AshbySpirit and Masque
Peter Gordon (2)Spirit and Masque
Robert ArnoldAlonso
Sally DexterJuno
Simon ScottSpirit and Masque
Tim Pigott-SmithTrinculo
Tony ChurchGonzalo

Additional Details

Theatre
Cottesloe Theatre, National Theatre
Theatre company
National Theatre Company
Production type
Other
Plays
Tempest, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
The production opened 25 April 1988
Reviews
Wells, Stanley. Shakespeare Survey 42 (1990), pp. 129-48 (especially pp. 144-48).

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
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Fax
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Address
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