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Winter’s Tale: Complete Edition, The

Synopsis
Video recording of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s RSC’s 1998/99 production of The Winter’s Tale filmed at the Barbican Theatre, London with Antony Sher as Leontes. Gregory Doran’s stage production is directed for Heritage Theatre by Robin Lough.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2005
Duration
180 mins

Credits

Director
Gregory Doran; Robin Lough
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Ilona Sekacz
Production Design
Robert Jones
Cast
Antony SherLeontes, King of Sicily
Alexandra GilbreathHermione
Emily BruniPerdita
Estelle KohlerPaulina
Ian HughesAutolycus
Christopher BrandYoung Shepherd (Clown)
Christopher WellsLord
Emily BruniMamillius
Emily PithonLady-in-waiting
Florence SparhamMaid
Gail SixsmithMaid
Gail SixsmithMopsa
Geoffrey FreshwaterCamillo
Gil Cohen-AlloroGuard
James HayesOld Shepherd
Jeffry WickhamAntigonus
Karen BrysonMaid
Ken BonesPolixenes
Michael MoylanGuard
Myra McFadyenDorcas
Myra McFadyenEmilia
Nancy CarrollLady-in-waiting
Nicholas KhanLord
Nicholas KhanMariner
Paula StephensLady-in-waiting
Peter MacqueenJailer
Peter MacqueenArchidamus
Ryan McCluskeyFlorizel
Sevan StephanDoctor
Steven AthollDion
Vanessa EarlMaid
William ManneringCleomenes

Additional Details

Theatre
Barbican Theatre
Theatre company
Royal Shakespeare Company
Production type
Other
Historical period
Edwardian
Plays
Winter’s Tale, The
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)
Related items
Winter’s Tale, The: A Production Casebook

Notes

Notes
DVD extras include 40 minutes of interviews with the cast and the production team. The video recording, on a single, fixed camera, by the RSC at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and the Barbican (catalogued separately) may be viewed by appointment at the Shakespeare Centre Library & Archives.
History
Released on VHS in 1999 and on DVD 2005.

Production Company

Name

Heritage Theatre

Email
info@heritagetheatre.com
Web
http://www.heritagetheatre.com External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7243 2750
Address
8 Clanricarde Gardens
London
W2 4NA

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