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Measure for Measure

Synopsis
An imaginative student production featuring gender-neutral casting in a ‘true crime’ adaptation of Shakespeare’s play, presented as a TV investigation into the crimes of Duke Vincentio, flashing back from the present day to 2006.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
19 Sep 2021
Duration
128 mins

Credits

Director
Meadow Capon
Writer
Cassie Dickson
Editor
Cassie Dickson; Connor McClenan; Lolly Hayes; Qaabillah Nagoor; Victoria Green-Armytage
Cast
Tom BarrettVincentio, Duke of Vienna
Jack HardmanAngelo
Lolly HayesIsabella
Merritt LittleClaudio
Bertie NormanEscalus
Amy MarsdenJuliet
Ashton KesslerMistress Overdone
Bernice SaundersMariana
Cate Sawyer-BiddulphProvost
Connor McClenanFriar Thomas
Rebecca BullamoreLucio
Theo DuddridgeGuard

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
Measure for Measure
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare

Notes

History
First presented online on 21 July 2021. This was later revised and premiered on 19 September 2021. The latter version is the one now freely available.

Online Availability

Online URL
https://youtu.be/Sm6ebhnHYtw
Online format
Streamed

Production Company

Name

RHUL Shakespeare Society

Web
https://www.su.rhul.ac.uk/organisation/shakespeare/ External site opens in new window

Distributor

Name

YouTube

Web
http://www.youtube.com External site opens in new window

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