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Taming of the Shrew, The

Synopsis
A production aimed at families and younger people (11-18 year olds) and designed to support the teaching of English in the National Curriculum, as well as those studying international curricular.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2017
Duration
90 mins (no interval)

Credits

Director
Jacqueline Defferary
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Olly Fox
Production Design
Michael Pavelka
Cast
Gloria OnitiriKatherina
Alex GaumondPetruchio
Michael FennerBaptista Minola
Layo-Christina AkinludeBianca
Alex GaumondChristopher Sly
Alex MugnaloniBartholomew
Alex MugnaloniVincentio
Alex MugnaloniHortensio
James BackwayLucentio
Richard James-NealeGrumio
Richard James-NealeMerchant
Viss Elliot SafaviWidow
Viss Elliot SafaviTailor

Additional Details

Theatre
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); teenagers; young people; Doubling of roles

Notes

General
More than 20,000 free tickets to the show were available for state secondary schools in London and Birmingham.
History
The production ran 4-25 March 2017.

Sponsor

Name

Deutsche Bank

Archive

Name

Shakespeare’s Globe

Contact
Librarian
Email
library@shakespearesglobe.com
Web
http://www.shakespearesglobe.com External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 7902 1433
Fax
+44 (0) 7902 1401
Address
21 New Globe Walk
Bankside
London
SE1 9DT

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