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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Romeo and Juliet (1966, Val Drumm)

TitleRomeo and Juliet
Release LocationsGB
DirectorVal Drumm
MediumBlack & white video
Length1 hrs, 47 mins
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsRomeo and Juliet (recording)


Based on a stage production by Hugh Morrison, this movie is actually a record of a stage performance of Romeo and Juliet produced by faculty and students of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts and London Polytechnic Institute

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

RomeoClive Francis
JulietAngela Scoular
NurseVeronica Clifford
MercutioHayward Morse
TybaltDamien Court-Thomas

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorVal Drumm
DirectorPaul Lee
ProducerJohn Fernald
ProducerPaul John
ComposerRichard Hewson

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell