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Midsummer Night’s Dream, A

Synopsis
Television drama adapted by Russell T. Davies with Maxine Peake as Titania and Nonso Anozie as Oberon.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
30 May 2016 at 20:30 (Channel: BBC1)
Duration
90 mins

Credits

Director
David Kerr
Producer
Nikki Wilson
Cinematographer
Dale McGready
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Murray Gold
Production Design
Michael Pickword
Choreographer
Arlene Phillips
Adaptor for Television
Russell T. Davies
Cast
John HannahTheseus
Eleanor MatsuuraHippolyta
Nonso AnozieOberon
Maxine PeakeTitania
Hiran AbeysekeraPuck (Robin Goodfellow)
Bernard CribbinsTom Snout
Colin McFarlaneEgeus
Elaine PaigeMistress Quince
Fisayo AkinadeFrancis Flute
Javone PrinceSnug
Kate KennedyHelena
Marlene MadengeMustardseed
Matt LucasNick Bottom
Matthew TennysonLysander
Paapa EssieduDemetrius
Prisca BakareHermia
Richard WilsonRobin Starveling
Tia Benbow-HartMoth
Varada SethuPeaseblossom

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Production Company

Name

BBC Cymru Wales

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

Web
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Phone
020 7255 1444
Fax
020 7436 0165
Address
21 Stephen Street
London
W1T 1LN
Name

Learning on Screen Off-Air Recording Back-up Service

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7393 1514
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
For Learning on Screen Members only
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ

Distributor

Name

BBC Store

Web
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Notes
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