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The Resource The tempest, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, John Gorrie, (videorecording)

The tempest, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, John Gorrie, (videorecording)

Label
The tempest
Title
The tempest
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, John Gorrie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Television adaption of Shakespeare's play revolving around an enchanted island, an exiled Duke, young lovers, and a framework of conspiracy
Member of
Cataloging source
IAD
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Tempest (Television program : 1980)
  • BBC TV Shakespeare (Television program)
Credits note
Director, John Gorrie ; producer, Cedric Messina ; music, Joseph Horovitz
Date time place
Taped July 23-28, 1979 at the BBC Television studios in London
Dewey number
822.33
PerformerNote
Michael Hordern (Prospero), Derek Godfrey (Antonio), David Waller (Alonso), Warren Clarke (Caliban), Nigel Hawthorne (Stephano), David Dixon (Ariel), Andrew Sachs (Trinculo), John Nettleton (Gonzalo), Alan Rowe (Sebastian), Pippa Guard (Miranda), Christopher Guard (Ferdinand), Kenneth Gilbert (Boatswain), Edwin Brown (Master), Paul Greenhalgh (Francisco), Christopher Bramwell (Adrian), Gwyneth Lloyd (Juno), Elizabeth Gardner (Ceres), Judith Rees (Iris), John Alasdair (Spirit/Shape), Pierre Althoff (Spirit/Shape), Terry John Bates (Spirit/Shape), Roland Brine (Spirit/Shape), George Fechter (Spirit/Shape), David Hepburn (Spirit/Shape), Rodney James (Spirit/Shape), Benard Jamieson (Spirit/Shape), Arthur Sweet (Spirit/Shape), Marion Betzold (Spirit/Shape), Kate Castle (Spirit/Shape), Leonie Palette (Spirit/Shape)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1911-1995
  • 1920-1997
  • 1947-
  • 1953-
  • 1564-1616
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  • Messina, Cedric
  • Gorrie, John
  • Hordern, Michael
  • Guard, Pippa
  • Dixon, David
  • Waller, David
  • Clarke, Warren
  • Guard, Christopher
  • Shakespeare, William
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Television
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
150
Series statement
  • The dramatic works of William Shakespeare
  • The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare. Comedy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English drama (Comedy)
  • Shakespeare, William
Technique
live action
Label
The tempest, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, John Gorrie, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1980
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
  • Digitally remastered ; picture & sound enhanced ; word for word as written by William Shakespeare
Color
  • multicolored
  • one color
Contents
Act I : A violent storm rages ; Prospero thanks Ariel ; Ferdinand enters & leads -- Act II : The shipwrecked lords search for Ferdinand ; Caliban enters with wood ; Stephano enters singing -- Act III : Ferdinand takes over Caliban's duties ; Caliban, Trinculo & Stephano ; Alonso gives up his hope -- Act IV : Prospero gives his blessing ; The three spirits perform ; Stephano & Trinculo try to steal -- Act V : The day has reached its "Sixth Hour" ; Prospero releases the spell ; Prospero delivers the epilogue
Control code
ocm46358712
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
File format
one file format
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815002564
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 20643
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)46358712
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The tempest, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, John Gorrie, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1980
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
  • Digitally remastered ; picture & sound enhanced ; word for word as written by William Shakespeare
Color
  • multicolored
  • one color
Contents
Act I : A violent storm rages ; Prospero thanks Ariel ; Ferdinand enters & leads -- Act II : The shipwrecked lords search for Ferdinand ; Caliban enters with wood ; Stephano enters singing -- Act III : Ferdinand takes over Caliban's duties ; Caliban, Trinculo & Stephano ; Alonso gives up his hope -- Act IV : Prospero gives his blessing ; The three spirits perform ; Stephano & Trinculo try to steal -- Act V : The day has reached its "Sixth Hour" ; Prospero releases the spell ; Prospero delivers the epilogue
Control code
ocm46358712
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
File format
one file format
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
739815002564
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 20643
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)46358712
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
laserdisc

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