The Merchant of Venice (2001): Royal Shakespeare Company, The Pit
PrThe Merchant of Venice (2001)
PRINCIPAL CAST: Ian Bartholomew (Shylock); Ian Gelder (Antonio); Hermione Gulliford (Portia); Paul Hickey (Bassanio).
The first performance of this production took place on 23 October 2001 at The Pit, Barbican Centre, London. Its first Stratford performance took place on 28 November 2001 in the Swan Theatre.