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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

The Merry Wives of Windsor (1979, Jack Manning)

TitleThe Merry Wives of Windsor
Release LocationsUSA
DirectorJack Manning
MediumColor video
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsThe Merry Wives of Windsor (recording)


A recording of a stage production done at the Globe playhouse of the Shakespeare Society of America, Los Angeles, California in December 1979

Description from Shakespeare on Screen : an International Filmography and Videography by Kenneth S. Rothwell and Annabelle Henkin Melzer. ©1990 Kenneth S. Rothwell. Cited by permission. — Added 2008-11-14

Cast Overview

FalstaffLeon Charles
Dr. CaiusJoel Asher
Mistress FordValerie Seelie-Snyder
Mistress PageGloria Grahame
Mistress QuicklyDixie Tymitz
Introd.John Houseman

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorJack Manning
DirectorLillian Wilds
ProducerJay Ashley
ProducerR. Thad Taylor
ConsultantStephen Booth

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell