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Love’s Labour’s Lost

Synopsis
Video recording of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s 2014 staging of Love’s Labour’s Lost directed by Christopher Luscombe.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2015
Recording date
2014
Duration
140 mins

Credits

Director
Christopher Luscombe
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Nigel Hess
Production Design
Simon Higlett
Cast
Sam AlexanderFerdinand, King of Navarre
Edward BennettBerowne
Leah WhitakerPrincess of France
Michelle TerryRosaline
John HodgkinsonDon Adriano de Armado
Chris McCalphyAnthony Dull
David HorovitchHolofernes
Emma MantonJaquenetta
Flora Spencer-LonghurstKatherine
Frances McNameeMaria
Harry WallerGamekeeper
James NewallBoyet
Nick HaversonCostard
Peter BashamGamekeeper
Peter McGovernMoth
Roderick SmithMonsieur Marcade
Thomas WheatleyNathaniel
Tunji KasimDumaine
William BelchambersLongaville

Additional Details

Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Theatre company
Royal Shakespeare Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
1910s
Plays
Love’s Labour’s Lost
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Also available on Blu-ray. A special edition contains LOVE’S LABOUR’S LOST and LOVE LABOUR’S WON, OR MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING.
History
Filmed by the RSC and relayed live to cinemas as part of RSC Live from Stratford upon Avon.
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

Distributor

Name

Opus Arte

Email
Customer.services@opusarteshop.com
Web
http://www.opusarte.com External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7010 8560
Fax
020 7836 0506
Address
Customer Services
Simran Mediatech Ltd
26-28 Hammersmith Grove
Hammersmith
London
W6 7BA
Notes
Opus Arte is the Royal Opera House’s multi-platform arts production and distribution company. Established in 1999 the company grew rapidly to become one of the world’s leading providers of high-quality classical music content. As well as releasing around twenty titles on DVD, Blu-ray and CD per year, the company has produced and directed programmes that have been broadcast in over 60 countries and released in cinemas. The website allows lovers of opera, ballet, classical music and theatre to purchase traditional CDs, DVDs and Blu-rays, and also to download digital music and video straight to a computer or portable device.
Name

Retail outlets

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