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Acting Shakespeare [videorecording] / produced by Andrew Susskind ; directed by Kirk Browning ; conceived by Ian McKellen.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Library Reserve Desk DVD 4256 37684001057090 Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1417232358
  • ISBN: 9781417232352
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Port Washington, NY : E1 Entertainment, c2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Faculty reserve.
Material for LENG-201 (Coroniti).
Originally copyrighted in 1982.
"Includes an 8-page booklet with reflections by Ian McKellen"--Container.
Taped at the CBS Studios, New York City in November 1981.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Executive producer, David Susskind.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ian McKellen.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally broadcast on April 26, 1982 on PBS.
Summary, etc.:
Actor Ian McKellen performs scenes from Shakespeare's plays and reads selections from the sonnets, with supporting lecture material on the linguistic and cultural background of Shakespeare's work and on dramatic technique.
Target Audience Note:
Board of Film Censors, Singapore: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, 4x3 (1.33:1) aspect ratio, mono.
Language Note:
In English, with English SDH subtitles.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Dramatic production.
Genre: Nonfiction films.
Filmed performances.

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