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Richard III

Synopsis
Video recording of Sam Mendes production of Richard III for the Bridge Project with Kevin Spacey in the title role. Videotaped for TOFT by Ben Cohen.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
14 Feb 2012
Duration
177 mins

Credits

Director
Sam Mendes
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Mark Bennett
Production Design
Tom Piper
Costume
Catherine Zuber
Contributor
Ben Cohen
Cast
Andrew LongKing Edward IV
Maureen AndermanDuchess of York
Hannah StokelyPrince Edward (Prince of Wales)
Chandler WilliamsGeorge, Duke of Clarence
Andrew LongBishop of Ely
Chuk IwujiDuke of Buckingham
Gary PowellMurderer (1)
Gary PowellLord Lovell
Gavin StenhouseMarquis of Dorset
Gavin StenhouseChristopher Unswick, a Priest
Gemma JonesQueen Margaret
Howard W. OvershownKeeper of the Tower
Howard W. OvershownSir Robert Brackenbury
Howard W. OvershownSir Thomas Vaughan
Isaiah JohnsonLord Mayor of London
Isaiah JohnsonLord Rivers
Jack EllisHastings
Jeremy BobbSir William Catesby
Jeremy BobbMurderer (2)
Katherine MannersLady Anne
Katherine MannersQueen Elizabeth
Kevin SpaceyRichard, Duke of Gloucester, later King Richard
Michael RudkoStanley, Earl of Derby
Nathan DarrowLord Grey
Nathan DarrowEarl of Richmond
Phillips. Simon LeeSir James Tyrrel
Phillips. Simon LeeDuke of Norfolk
Stephen Lee AndersonSir Richard Ratcliffe

Additional Details

Theatre
Brooklyn Academy of Music Harvey Theatre
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Richard III
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
The New York Public Library catalogue record notes poor picture quality.
General
A production within The Bridge Project, a three-year transatlantic partnership between the Brooklyn Academy of Music, The Old Vic and Neal Street Productions.

Archive

Name

Theatre on Film and Tape (TOFT)

Email
toft@nypl.org
Web
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Phone
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Fax
(212) 8701868
Address
Billy Rose Theatre Collection
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New York,New York
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USA

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