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BBC Concert Orchestra: Shakespeare On Film

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Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre

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BBC Concert Orchestra: Shakespeare On Film

Revel in the soundtracks to the greatest cinematic adaptations of Shakespeare's plays

Humour, magic, tragedy and love – actor Samuel West stars in a concert that charts the emotional world of Shakespeare through readings from his poetry and plays, as well as performances of soundtracks from cinematic adaptations of his greatest works, including Patrick Doyle’s life-affirming score to Kenneth Branagh’s Much Ado About Nothing and the suite from Stephen Warbeck’s Academy Award-winning soundtrack to Shakespeare in Love, among many more beautiful orchestrations. Running order: - Patrick Doyle: Overture from Much Ado About Nothing - Patrick Doyle: It Must Be Requited from Much Ado About Nothing - Shaun Davey: Excerpts from Twelfth Night - Michael Nyman: Excerpts from Prospero's Books - Elliot Goldenthal: Finale from Titus - William Walton: Excerpts from Hamlet - Nino Rota: Overture from The Taming of the Shrew - Nino Rota: A Time For Us (Love Theme) from Romeo And Juliet - Stephen Warbeck: Suite from Shakespeare In Love Cast: - BBC Concert Orchestra - Emma Fielding: actor - Damian Lynch: actor - Samuel West: actor - Ian Talbot: actor/director - Keith Lockhart: Conductor Not recommended for under 8s.

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