Photo gallery

  • The Tempest (1982) - Photo gallery 1

    Act 1 Scene 2

    Prospero (Derek Jacobi) with his magic cloak and staff.

    Photo by Joe Cocks Studio Collection © Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

  • The Tempest (1982) - Photo gallery 2

    Act 1 Scene 2

    Prospero Thy mother was a piece of virtue, and she said thou wast my daughter.

    Prospero (Derek Jacobi) tells Miranda (Alice Krige) about her background.

    Photo by Joe Cocks Studio Collection © Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

  • The Tempest (1982) - Photo gallery 3

    Act 1 Scene 2

    Prospero Dost thou forget from what a torment I did free thee?

    Prospero (Derek Jacobi) talks to Ariel (Mark Rylance) with other spirits listening in the background.

    Photo by Joe Cocks Studio Collection © Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

  • The Tempest (1982) - Photo gallery 4

    Act 1 Scene 2

    Caliban You taught me language; and my profit on't / Is, I know how to curse. The red plague rid you / For learning me your language!

    Caliban (Bob Peck) complaining about how Prospero has treated him.

    Photo by Joe Cocks Studio Collection © Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

  • The Tempest (1982) - Photo gallery 5

    Act 1 Scene 2

    Prospero They are both in either's powers; but this swift business
    I must uneasy make, lest too light winning / Make the prize light

    Ariel (Mark Rylance) brings Ferdinand (Michael Malone) to Prospero (Derek Jacobi) and Miranda (Alice Krige). Miranda and Ferdinand immediately fall in love.

    Photo by Joe Cocks Studio Collection © Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

  • The Tempest (1982) - Photo gallery 6

    Two of the lords who have been shipwrecked on the island.

    Photo by Joe Cocks Studio Collection © Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

  • The Tempest (1982) - Photo gallery 7

    Act 4 Scene 1

    Iris A contract of true love to celebrate; / And some donation freely to estate / On the blest lovers.

    Ariel gathers the spirits to perform a masque to celebrate the engagement of Miranda and Ferdinand.

    Photo by Joe Cocks Studio Collection © Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

  • The Tempest (1982) - Photo gallery 8

    Act 5 Scene 1

    Caliban How fine my master is! I am afraid he will chastise me.

    Caliban (Bob Peck) is brought before Prospero (Derek Jacobi).

    Photo by Joe Cocks Studio Collection © Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

  • The Tempest (1982) - Photo gallery 9

    Epilogue

    Prospero As you from crimes would pardon'd be, let your indulgence set me free.

    Prospero (Derek Jacobi) appeals to the audience for applause.

    Photo by Joe Cocks Studio Collection © Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

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