The Resource Being Shakespeare, director, Tom Cairns; writer, Jonathan Bate; writer, William Shakespeare, (videorecording)

Being Shakespeare, director, Tom Cairns; writer, Jonathan Bate; writer, William Shakespeare, (videorecording)

Label
Being Shakespeare
Title
Being Shakespeare
Statement of responsibility
director, Tom Cairns; writer, Jonathan Bate; writer, William Shakespeare
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Simon Callow stars in this one-man show which takes a look at the life and career of renowned English playwright William Shakespeare. Written by Jonathan Bate, the play's structure was inspired by the 'Seven Ages of Man' speech from 'As You Like It', portraying Shakespeare's life from beginning to end and combining his story with extracts from many of his works such as 'Romeo and Juliet', 'Hamlet', 'A Midsummer Night's Dream', 'King Lear' and 'The Tempest'
Cataloging source
StDuWE
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.437
Intended audience
BBFC code: E
PerformerNote
Cast: Simon Callow
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  • Cairns, Tom
  • Callow, Simon
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Shakespeare, William
Target audience
adult
Label
Being Shakespeare, director, Tom Cairns; writer, Jonathan Bate; writer, William Shakespeare, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Extras to be confirmed, Region 0, 1 disc(s), Interactive menus, Languages (English), Interviews (Simon Callow (Actor)), Selection of Shakespeare's Sonnets
  • Made in 2011
  • Credits: subject, William Shakespeare
  • DVDN
Control code
3160627
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Other control number
5060291820058
Other physical details
col.
Publisher number
BS161
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (StDuBDSZ)mm00188002
  • (LBRUT)OLDBX00645360
System details
DVD
Label
Being Shakespeare, director, Tom Cairns; writer, Jonathan Bate; writer, William Shakespeare, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Extras to be confirmed, Region 0, 1 disc(s), Interactive menus, Languages (English), Interviews (Simon Callow (Actor)), Selection of Shakespeare's Sonnets
  • Made in 2011
  • Credits: subject, William Shakespeare
  • DVDN
Control code
3160627
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Other control number
5060291820058
Other physical details
col.
Publisher number
BS161
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (StDuBDSZ)mm00188002
  • (LBRUT)OLDBX00645360
System details
DVD

Library Locations

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      51.4948594 -0.2239664
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