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Taming of the Shrew, The

Synopsis
Video recording of The Taming of the Shrew directed by Peggy Shannon for the Berkeley Shakespeare Festival. Lura Dolas is Katherine and Shabaka is Petruchio.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
1 Jul 1989
Duration
152 mins

Credits

Director
Peggy Shannon
Writer
Shabaka; William Shakespeare
Music
Julian Smedley
Production Design
Joel Fontaine
Costume
Nancy Jo Smith
Cast
Lura DolasKatherina
ShabakaPetruchio
William McKereghanBaptista Minola
Cindy BascoBianca
Charles Shaw RobinsonChristopher Sly
Jean AftermanVincentio
John BellucciLucentio
Julian Lopez-MorillasGremio
Nadine MozonNarrator
Peter A. JacobsHortensio
Robin Goodrin NordliGrumio
Rodrigo Horacio BretonBartender
Rodrigo Horacio BretonHaberdasher
ShabakaNarrator

Additional Details

Theatre
John Hinkel Park, Berkeley, CA
Theatre company
Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Rap music; Berkeley Shakespeare Festival; Open-air theatre

Notes

Notes
The production includes rap lyrics written by Shabaka.

Archive

Name

Museum of Performance & Design

Email
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