Slings & arrows. The complete series
Slings & arrows. The complete series

Uniform Title
Slings & arrows (Television program)

Publication Information
Silver Spring, Md. : Acorn Media, c2007.

Physical Description
7 videodiscs (840 min., 46 min. per episode) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format.
Originally broadcast on Canadian television 2003-2006.
Special features [disc 1]: trailer (5 min.); bloopers [7 min.]; deleted & extended scenes (10 min.); production notes; filmographies; song "Cheer up Hamlet"; song "Call the understudy."
Special features [disc 3]: cast interview with Martha Burns and Stephen Ouimette (14 min.); deleted & extended scenes (16 min.); trailer (4 min.); production notes; filmographies.
Special features [disc 4]: cast interview with Michael Polley and Graham Harley (8 min.); bloopers [10 min.]; photo gallery; song "Mackers"; song "Call the understudy."
Special features [disc 5]: interview with Paul Gross (8 min.); trailer (5 min.); filmographies; deleted & extended scenes (20 min.); production notes.
Special features [disc 6]: interview with Susan Coyne (10 min.); bloopers [9 min.]; extended scenes of King Lear (11 min.); photo gallery; song "A walk in the rain", "I played the part" songs from the musical; song credits.
Special features (bonus disc): "A look behind the scenes" featurette (9 min.); interview with Martha Burns (9 min.); interview with Stephen Ouimette (10 min.); interview with Graham Harley (5 min.); "William Hutt on the set" short (3 min.); cast and crew on the set (6 min.); director on the set (30 min.).

Season 1. v. 1. Episode 1. Oliver's dream ; Episode 2. Geoffrey's return ; Episode 3. Madness in great ones -- Season 1. v. 2. Episode. 4. Outrageous fortune ; Episode 5. A mirror up to nature ; Episode 6. Playing the swan.
Season 2. v. 1. Episode 1. Season's end ; Episode 2. Fallow time ; Episode 3. Rarer monsters -- Season 2. v. 2. Episode 4. Fair is foul and foul is fair ; Episode 5. Steeped in blood ; Episode 6. Birnam Wood.
Season 3. v. 1. Episode 1. Divided kingdom ; Episode 2. Vex not his ghost ; Episode 3. That way madness lies -- Season 3. v. 2. Episode 4. Every inch a king ; Episode 5. All blessed secrets ; Episode 6. The promised end.
Bonus disc: "A look behind the scenes" featurette; Martha Burns interview; Stephen Ouimette interview; Graham Harley interview; William Hutt on the set; Cast and crew on the set; Director Peter Wellington on the set.

Follows the fortunes of a dysfunctional Shakespearean theatre troupe, exposing the emotional battles the members of the group inflict on each other behind the scenes. Contains all 18 episodes from three seasons.

Reading Level
Recommended for mature audiences; contains strong, coarse language and sexual situations.

Personal Subject
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616-Dramatic production-Video recordings.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth-Video recordings .
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet-Video recordings.

Theatrical companies -- Canada -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Theatrical producers and directors -- Canada -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Actors -- Canada -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Ghost plays -- Video recordings.
Television comedies -- Canada -- Video recordings.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD videodiscs.

Added Author
Wellington, Peter.
Coyne, Susan.
Martin, Bob, 1962-
McKinney, Mark, 1963-
Friedland, Sari.
Iron, Daniel.
Gross, Paul, 1959-
Ouimette, Stephen.
Burns, Martha.
McAdams, Rachel, 1978-
Kirby, Luke, 1978-
Irwin, Jennifer, 1975-
McKellar, Don, 1963-
Davies, Geraint Wyn, 1957-
Feore, Colm.
Leavins, Chris.
Hutt, William, 1920-2007.

Added Corporate Author
Rhombus Media (Firm)
Movie Network.
Showcase (Television network)
Acorn Media (Firm)

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