Shakespeare retold

Format: DVD 2007
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD)|aPR2287.S65 2007x
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Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale Audiovisual SVD-751
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Moon Township Public Library Audiovisual DRA SHAKESPEARE DVD 1467
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Macbeth is the chef in a 3-star restaurant; Beatrice and Benedick are rival co-anchors; Titania and Bottom carouse in a tawdry theme resort; and Petruchio sets out to tame the conservative Kate in these four adaptations of classic plays.
disc 1. Much ado about nothing ; Macbeth
disc 2. The taming of the shrew ; A midsummer night's dream.

Additional Information
Subjects Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Television adaptations.
Cooks -- Drama.
Restaurants -- Drama.
Television news anchors -- Drama.
Sexual animosity -- Drama.
Resorts -- Drama.
Marriage -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [England?] : Burbank, CA :BBC Video :2007
Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas ;
Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video,
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Much ado about nothing.
Taming of the shrew.
Midsummer night's dream.
Contributors Mackie, Laura.
Spence, Patrick.
Percival, Brian.
Santer, Diederick.
Nicholls, David, 1966-
Brozel, Mark.
Wilkie, Pier.
Moffat, Peter, 1962-
Richards, David, 1948-2017.
Wainwright, Sally.
Fraiman, Ed.
Bowker, Peter.
Parish, Sarah.
Lewis, Damian, 1971-
Piper, Billie, 1982-
McAvoy, James, 1979-
Hawes, Keeley, 1976-
Armitage, Richard, 1971-
Henderson, Shirley, 1965-
Sewell, Rufus, 1967-
Tompkinson, Stephen.
Lawson, Twiggy.
Staunton, Imelda, 1956-
Paterson, Bill, 1945-
James, Lennie.
Small, Sharon, 1967-
Vegas, Johnny, 1971-
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Much ado about nothing.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Taming of the shrew.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Midsummer night's dream.
2 Entertain (Firm)
British Broadcasting Corporation.
BBC Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Participants/Performers (Much ado about nothing): Sarah Parish, Damian Lewis, Billie Piper.
(Macbeth): James McAvoy, Keeley Hawes, Richard Armitage.
(The taming of the shrew): Shirley Henderson, Rufus Sewell, Stephen Tompkinson, Twiggy Lawson.
(A midsummer night's dream): Imelda Staunton, Bill Paterson, Lennie James, Sharon Small, Johnny Vegas.
Other Contributors (Much ado about nothing): written by David Nicholls ; directed by Brian Percival ; produced by Diederick Santer.
(Macbeth): written by Peter Moffat ; directed by Mark Brozel ; produced by Pier Wilkie.
(The taming of the shrew): written by Sally Wainwright ; directed by David Richards ; produced by Diederick Santer.
(A midsummer night's dream): written by Peter Bowker ; directed by Ed Fraiman ; produced by Pier Wilkie.
Language English
Notes Title from container.
Originally broadcast on BBC television in 2005.
All four plays are based on the works by William Shakespeare.
Special features: Interviews with the stars and production team for all four plays.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen version; Dolby digital stereo.
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1419848763
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