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The rivals

Author: Richard Brinsley SheridanRachel KavanaughTerry DavisRobert MarshallRobin LoughAll authors
Publisher: London : Heritage Theatre, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sheridan's first play, is a portrait made of material from his own life, his scandalous marriage to a popular singer of the age and the characters he had come to know in the town of Bath. As his biographer Fintan O'Toole said it was an attempt to inflate everything that people thought they knew about him into a huge, histerical burlesque. Instead of inventing a story and pretending it was real, he could present his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Brinsley Sheridan; Rachel Kavanaugh; Terry Davis; Robert Marshall; Robin Lough; Paul Reynolds; Chris Bianchi; Carli Norris; Anna Madeley; Heritage Theatre Ltd.; Bristol Old Vic Theatre Company (Bristol, England)
OCLC Number: 57375825
Notes: "A Heritage Theatre video production"--Container.
"This production was first performed on 14 May 2004 at Bristol Old Vic"--Container.
Credits: Directed for the stage by, Rachel Kavanaugh ; composer, Terry Davies ; producer, Robert Marshall, television director, Robin Lough.
Cast: Cast: Paul Reynolds, Chris Bianchi, Carli Norris, Anna Madeley.
Event notes: The Rivals was recorded at Bristol Old Vic on the 12/13th June 2004.
Description: 1 videodisc (147 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: by Richard Brinsley Sheridan ; a production of the Bristol Old Vic.

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Sheridan's first play, is a portrait made of material from his own life, his scandalous marriage to a popular singer of the age and the characters he had come to know in the town of Bath. As his biographer Fintan O'Toole said it was an attempt to inflate everything that people thought they knew about him into a huge, histerical burlesque. Instead of inventing a story and pretending it was real, he could present his own reality as if it were an invention.

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