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Title Timon of Athens / by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation ; a production by Jonathan Miller ; a BBC Television Production in association with Time-Life Television.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Ambrose Video Pub., [2005]


Location Call No. Status
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Media Room  DVD TIM    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 128 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare
Tragedies of William Shakespeare
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. BBC TV Shakespeare (London, England)
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Plays (Time-Life Video)
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Works. 2000. Ambrose Video.
Shakespeare plays.
System Details DVD.
Language Optional English subtitles.
Note Originally produced for television in 1981.
Digitally restored masters of the classic BBC production of Shakespeare's plays; issued as part of the Dramatic works of William Shakespeare, Tragedy II collection in 2005.
Performer John Fortune (Poet), John Bird (Painter), Tony Jay (Merchant), David Kinsey (Jeweller), Jonathan Pryce (Timon) ; John Welsh (Flavius), Sebastian Shaw (Old Athenian), Max Arthur (Lucilius), Norman Rodway (Apemantus), Geoffrey Collins (Flaminius), Terence McGinity (Servilius), John Shrapnel (Alcibiades), Hugh Thomas (Lucius), James Cossins (Lucullus), Donald Gee (Ventidius), John Bailey (Sempronius), Michael Anthony (Caphis), Bev Willis (Varro's Servant), Andrew Manson (Isidore's Servant), David Neal (1st Senator), John Justin (2nd Senator), Cornelius Garrett (Prisoner), Elayne Sharling (Phrynia), Diana Dors (Timandra), David Kincaid (1st Bandit), Derek Deadman (2nd Bandit), Gil Morris (Soldier).
Credits Finchley Children's Music Group, music director, John Andrewes ; choreographer, Sally Gilpin ; musicians, New London Consort ; production manager, Derek Seabourne ; senior cameraman, Jim Atkinson ; video tape editor, Malcolm Banthorpe ; graphic designer, Alan Jeapes ; property buyer, Magda Olender ; make-up artist, Kezia de Winne ; costume designer, Colin Lavers ; sound, Derek Miller-Timmins ; lighting, Sam Barclay ; music composed & conducted by Stephen Oliver ; literary consultant, Dr. John Wilders ; script editor, David Snodin ; designer, Tony Abbott.
System Details System requirements for script (PC): Intel Pentium II or better; Windows 98 or higher; with DVD-ROM drive.
System requirements for script (Macintosh): Power Macintosh G3 or higher; OS 9.2 or better; with DVD-ROM drive.
Summary Presents William Shakespeare's play which details transformation of a noble Athenian from a reckless spendthrift to a mad misanthrope.
Note Special features: About Ambrose; List of plays; Previews; Link to view and print script for Timon of Athens.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Film adaptations.
Timon, of Athens, active 5th century B.C. -- Drama.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (OCoLC)fst00029048
Timon, of Athens, active 5th century B.C. (OCoLC)fst01151233
Misanthropy -- Drama.
Misanthropy. (OCoLC)fst01023601
Genre/Form Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Fiction television programs. (OCoLC)fst01710265
Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710491
Filmed performances. (OCoLC)fst01726178
Televised performances. (OCoLC)fst01726266
Television adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710478
Television adaptations.
Televised performances.
Fiction television programs.
English drama (Tragedy)
Television plays.
Added Author Miller, Jonathan, 1934-2019. Producer. Director.
Fortune, John, 1939-2013. Actor.
Bird, John, 1936-2022. Actor.
Jay, Tony, 1933-2006. Actor.
Pryce, Jonathan. Actor.
Welsh, John, 1914-1985. Actor.
Rodway, Norman, 1929-2001. Actor.
Collins, Geoffrey. Actor.
McGinity, Terence. Actor.
Shrapnel, John. Actor.
Thomas, Hugh, 1949- Actor.
Cossins, James, 1933-1997. Actor.
Gee, Donald, 1937- Actor.
Dors, Diana. Actor.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Timon of Athens.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Time-Life Television.
Ambrose Video Publishing.
Added Title Shakespeare plays (Television program)
Standard No. 739815002984
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