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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

A Midsummer Night's Dream (1972, Peter Brook)

TitleA Midsummer Night's Dream
Release LocationsGB
DirectorPeter Brook
Play ConnectionsA Midsummer Night's Dream (recording)


Apparently a recording housed in Italy of the Peter Brook RSC production of A Midsummer Night's Dream at Stratford-upon-Avon in September 1972. If so, this is a rare opportunity to catch a glimpse of this famous production but best inquire before boarding a jet to Venice

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

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorPeter Brook

Company Overview

Producer Royal Shakespeare Company

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell