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The Two traditions

Title
The Two traditions [videorecording] / Royal Shakespeare Company ; written and presented by John Barton ; producer, Andrew Snell ; director, John Carlaw.
Published
Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities, c1988.
Physical Description
1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Notes
VHS format.
Title from label.
Originally broadcast on LWT in 1982.
Camera, Lisle Middleditch, Mike Paterson ; videotape editor, Graham Roberts ; music, Guy Woolfenden.
Summary
Writer/presenter John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of language, meter, and verse. Barton and the actors address and analyze the question of how to understand Shakespeare's texts, citing examples of his plays, and, by contrast, the writings of other British authors of the period.
Format
Images / Video & Film
Language
English
Added to Catalog
June 01, 2002
Credits
Camera, Lisle Middleditch, Mike Paterson ; videotape editor, Graham Roberts ; music, Guy Woolfenden.
Performers
Ben Kingsley, Ian McKellan, Alan Howard, Mike Gwilym, Sheila Hancock, Lisa Harrow, David Suchet.
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