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Midsummer night's dream.

Birkett, Michael, 1929- (Added Author). Hall, Peter, 1930-2017 (Added Author). Woolfenden, Guy. (Composer). Rigg, Diana. (Added Author). Warner, David, 1941- (Added Author). Richardson, Ian, 1934-2007 (Added Author). Holm, Ian, 1931- (Added Author). Dench, Judi, 1934- (Added Author). Godfrey, Derek. (Added Author). Jefford, Barbara, 1930- (Added Author). Mirren, Helen. (Added Author). Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Midsummer night's dream (Added Author). Directed by Peter Hall. (Cast).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 124 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Water Bearer Films : 1968.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Peter Hall.
Participant or Performer Note: Ian Richardson (Oberon), Judi Dench (Titania), Ian Holm (Puck), David Warner (Lysander), Diana Rigg (Helena), Derek Godfrey, Barbara Jefford, Nicholas Selby, Hugh Sullivan, Michael Jayston, Helen Mirren, Paul Rogers, Sebastian Shaw, Bill Travers, Clive Swift, Donald Eccles, John Normington.
Summary, etc.: The Royal Shakespeare Company presents one of the Bard's favorite tales, Supernatural beings, irresponsible lovers and entertaining comedy bring this romantic and frolicsome farce to life. Staring Diana Rigg, Ian Richardson, David Warner, and Ian Holm, this screen adaptation is indeed a departure from the norm, yet it is in every way true to the original. This video is a must for all theater fans!
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Film adaptations.

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