The list includes some amateur productions and adaptations. Information is taken from programmes, supplemented by reviews, held in the Birmingham Shakespeare Library. Details have been verified wherever possible, but the nature of the material prevents corroboration in every case.
ALL’S WELL THAT ENDS WELL
Leicester Haymarket Studio Company,
Leicester and tour: 18 Feb. 1987-
Director: Helena Kaut-Howson
Designer: Bunny Christie
Helena: Kate O'Connell
The action was set among the international jet set, and interpreted as a duel between Helena and Paroles to win Bertram.
Leeds Playhouse, Leeds: 4-27 June 1987
Director: John Harrison
Designer: Fran Thompson
Helena: Jenny Funnell
Set in the Napoleonic wars, and interpreted as domestic comedy, with Helena and Bertram equally serious.
ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA
The National Theatre at the Olivier, London: 9 April 1987-
Director: Peter Hall
Designer: Alison Chitty
Music: Dominic Muldowney
Antony: Anthony Hopkins
Cleopatra: Judi Dench
Octavius: Tim Pigott-Smith
See Shakespeare Survey 41, pp. 176-8.
Contact Theatre, Manchester: 20 May-13 June 1987
Director: Brigid Larmour
Designer: Nettie Edwards
Antony: Wyllie Longmore
Cleopatra: Clare Dow
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