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THE MERCHANT OF VENICE


Title of The Play THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
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Year of Premiere 1955
Place of Premiere Stratford, Ontario, Canada (Shakespeare Festival)
Language(s) English
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Producer(s) Tyrone Guthrie
Director Tyrone Guthrie
Author William Shakespeare
Cast Frederick Valk (as Shylock), Lorne Greene, Lloyd Bochner, William Shatner, Frances Hyland, Robert Goodier, Donald Harron, Robert Christie, William Hutt, Eric House, Roland Bull
Literature New York Times, 1 July 1955.
Arnold Edinborough: Shakespeare Confirmed: At Canadian Stratford. Shakespeare Quarterly, vol. 6, no. 4 (Autumn 1955).
Diana Valk: Shylock for a Summer. London: Cassell, 1958.
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