Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Film

As You Like It (1963, Michael Elliott)

TitleAs You Like It
Release LocationsGB
DirectorMichael Elliott
Length2 hrs, 18 mins
Play ConnectionsAs You Like It (teleplay)


"The production was originally staged by the Royal Shakespeare Company, first in Stratford-upon-Avon and then at the Company's London theatre, the Aldwych" (RT). Costs were £10,279 and the cast included 37 principals

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

Duke SeniorPaul Hardwick
RosalindVanessa Redgrave
Duke FrederickTony Church
CeliaRosalind Knight
OliverDavid Buck
Jaques De BoysJohn Normington
OrlandoPatrick Allen
AdamClifford Rose
Le BeauIan Richardson
CharlesSebastian Breaks
TouchstonePatrick Wymark
AmiensEric Flynn
JaquesMax Adrian
CorinRussell Hunter
SilviusPeter Gill
PhebeJeanne Hepple
WilliamGordon Gostelow
AudreyPatsy Byrne
Sir Oliver MartextWilliam Wallis
Thirteen Forest Lords and Court Ladiesnot specified

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorMichael Elliott
DirectorRonald Eyre
ComposerGeorge Hall
MovementLitz Pisk
LightingDennis Channon
Sound EffectsDavid Collison
ProductionRichard Negri
ProductionAndree Welstead
WrestlingCharles Alexis

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell