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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Shakespeare's Sonnets (2012)

TitleShakespeare's Sonnets
Release LocationsUK
Length3 hrs
Play ConnectionsThe Sonnets (performance)


Illuminations, with Touch Press, Faber and Faber and The Arden Shakespeare, present an exclusive DVD release, Shakespeare’s Sonnets. Released alongside the acclaimed iPad app, The Sonnets by William Shakespeare, Shakespeare’s Sonnets features specially filmed performances of every Sonnet by a star-studded cast of 42 actors and Shakespearean experts.

Illuminations — Added 2012-07-16

Cast Overview

CastSimon Russell Beale
CastSimon Callow
CastKim Cattrall
CastStephen Fry
CastFiona Shaw
CastSir Patrick Stewart
CastDavid Tennant
CastDominic West

Production Team and Crew Overview

ContributorJames Shapiro
Voice CoachCicely Berry

Company Overview

Producer Illuminations

Production information courtesy of: Illuminations [website]