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The Resource Measure for measure, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Desmond Davis

Measure for measure, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Desmond Davis

Label
Measure for measure
Title
Measure for measure
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Desmond Davis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cruel Angelo is left in charge of Vienna when the Duke pretends to leave town. Angelo revives an old law against fornication and sentences Claudio to death for seducing Juliet, Claudio's betrothed. Claudio's sister, Isabella, pleads for his life and Angelo offers to spare him in exchange for her virginity. Angelo's corruption and severity are punished when the Duke reveals that he has witnessed it all
Member of
Cataloging source
IAD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, James Tyler and the London Early Music Group
Date time place
Taped May 17-22, 1978 at the BBC Television studios in London
PerformerNote
Kenneth Colley (Duke Vincentio), Kate Nelligan (Isabella), Tim Pigott-Smith (Angelo), Christopher Strauli (Claudio), John McEnery (Lucio), Jacqueline Pearce (Mariana), Frank Middlemass (Pompey), Alun Armstrong (Provost), Adrienne Corri (Mistress Overdone), Ellis Jones (Elbow), John Clegg (Froth), William Sleigh (Barnardine), Neil McCarthy (Abhorson), Yolande Palfrey (Juliet), Eileen Page (Francisca), Kevin Stoney (Escalus), Godfrey Jackman (Friar Thomas), Alan Tucker (First Gentleman), John Abbott (Second Gentleman), David Browning (A Justice), Geoffrey Cousins (Servant), David King Lassman (Pageboy)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2021
  • 1951-
  • 1946-
  • 1943-2019
  • 1943-2018
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Messina, Cedric
  • Davis, Desmond
  • Colley, Kenneth
  • Nelligan, Kate
  • Pigott-Smith, Tim
  • Strauli, Christopher
  • McEnery, John
  • Pearce, Jacqueline
  • Shakespeare, William
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Television
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
145
Series statement
  • Complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare. Comedy
  • Shakespeare plays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Television programs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Measure for measure, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Desmond Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1979
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (145 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46357896
  • (Sirsi) o46357896
  • (TMQ) o46357896
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
  • DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Measure for measure, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Desmond Davis
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1979
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (145 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46357896
  • (Sirsi) o46357896
  • (TMQ) o46357896
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
  • DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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