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Love’s Labour’s Won

Alternative title
Much Ado About Nothing
Synopsis
Video recording of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s 2014 staging of Love’s Labour’s Won directed by Christopher Luscombe. Michelle Terry is Beatrice and Edward Bennett is Benedick.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2014

Credits

Director
Christopher Luscombe
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Nigel Hess
Production Design
Simon Higlett
Cast
Michelle TerryBeatrice
Edward BennettBenedick
Tunji KasimClaudio
John HodgkinsonDon Pedro
Nick HaversonDogberry
Chris McCalphySexton
Chris NayakBorachio
David HorovitchLeonato
Emma MantonMargaret
Flora Spencer-LonghurstHero
Frances McNameeUrsula
James NewallFriar Francis
Peter BashamButler
Peter McGovernWatchman 1 (Seacole)
Roderick SmithVerges
Sam AlexanderDon John
Thomas WheatleyAntonio
William BelchambersConrade

Additional Details

Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Theatre company
Royal Shakespeare Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
1910s
Plays
Much Ado About Nothing
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
This production was filmed and relayed live to cinemas by the RSC and is catalogued separately on this database.
Stills
Set in the summer of 1914 at Charlecote Park, Warwickshire.

Production Company

Name

Royal Shakespeare Company

Web
https://www.rsc.org.uk External site opens in new window
Address
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Waterside
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
CV37 6BB

Archive

Name

Shakespeare Centre Library and Archive

Email
scla@shakespeare.org.uk
Web
https://www.shakespeare.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01789 204016 (bookings)
Fax
01789 262073
Address
Henley Street
Stratford-upon-Avon
CV37 6QW

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