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Troilus and Cressida

Synopsis
Live recording of a performance of the 2018 Royal Shakespeare Theatre production directed by Gregory Doran starring Gavin Powler and Amber James. DVD extras include a commentary by Doran with Assistant Director Ng Choon Ping; interviews with cast members Adjoa Andoh, Charlotte Arrowsmith as well as Fowler and James; and a featurette, ‘Sounds of War’, on Evelyn Glennie’s music for the production.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Year of release
2019
Duration
175 mins

Credits

Director
Gregory Doran
Music
Dave Price; Evelyn Glennie
Cast
Gavin FowlerTroilus
Amber JamesCressida
Oliver Ford DaviesPandarus
Adjoa AndohUlysses
Amanda HarrisAeneas
Apollo. AndyAchilles
Charlotte ArrowsmithCassandra
Daisy BadgerHelen
Geoffrey LumbParis
James CooneyPatroclus
Suzanne BertishAgamemnon

Additional Details

Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Theatre company
Royal Shakespeare Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
Troilus and Cressida
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare

Notes

Notes
Broadcast live on 14 November 2018.
History
The production ran from 12 October to 17 November 2018.

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

Retail outlets

Distributor (DVD)

Name

Opus Arte

Email
opusarte@roh.org.uk
Web
http://www.opusarte.com/ External site opens in new window
Address
Royal Opera House
Covent Garden
London
WC2E 9DD

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