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Performance Details - Merchant of Venice, The
Harris/Henderson, Very Fine Productions, March 1993
"Andrew McDonald plays Shylock as a savage, blustering repo man. With his beard, brown suit and fur coat, he looks like some monstrous accountant of Thatcherite values, allowing himself only a momentary joke, a Long John Silver impersonation when 'pirates' are mentioned." Aleks Sierz, Tribune, 12.3.93
Opening Date: 4 March 1993
Theatre: New End
Theatre Company: Very Fine Productions
Cast - Merchant of Venice, The
Paul Hatton Antonio
Michael Charlesworth Bassanio
Dom Boydell Duke of Venice
Charles McCurdy Gratiano
Sarah Ball Jessica
Mark Brailsford Launcelot Gobbo
Michael Haighton Lorenzo
Kate Firth Nerissa
Karen Cass Portia
Danny Charles Prince of Morocco
Charlotte Major-Moroney Salerio
Andrew McDonald Shylock
Adrienne Swan Solanio
Christopher Oxford Tubal/Prince of Arragon
Rosalind Henderson designer
Jon Harris director
Ian Rubin lighting
Mark Forkgen musical director
William Shakespeare playwright

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