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SHAKESPEARE, W.: King and Country - Shakespeare's Great Cycle of Kings (4-DVD Box Set) (NTSC)

    
 

SHAKESPEARE, W.: King and Country - Shakespeare's Great Cycle of Kings (4-DVD Box Set) (NTSC)

KING AND COUNTRY – Shakespeare’s Great Cycle of Kings
(
4-DVD Box Set)

 

RICHARD II

Richard - David Tennant
Duke of York - Oliver Ford Davies
John of Gaunt - Michael Pennington
Bolingbroke - Nigel Lindsay
Duchess of Gloucester - Jane Lapotaire

HENRY IV

Play in 2 Parts

King Henry IV - Jasper Britton
Prince Hal - Alex Hassell
Earl of Northumberland - Sean Chapman
Earl of Worcester / Pistol - Antony Byrne
Hotspur - Trevor White
Bardolph / Owen Glendower - Joshua Richards
Sir John Falstaff - Antony Sher
Peto - Martin Bassindale
Ned Poins - Sam Marks
Mistress Quickly - Paola Dionisotti
Prince John - Elliot Barnes-Worrell
Bardolph - Joshua Richards
Falstaff’s Page - Luca Saraceni-Gunner
Doll Tearsheet - Nia Gwynne
Justice Shallow - Oliver Ford Davies
Justice Silence - Jim Hooper

HENRY V

Gloucester/Monsieur le Fer - Daniel Abbott
Boy - Martin Bassindale
Pistol - Antony Byrne
Exeter - Sean Chapman
Chorus - Oliver Ford Davies
Orléans / Bishop of Ely - Nicholas Gerard-Martin
Dauphin - Robert Gilbert
Canterburry / Erpingham - Jim Hooper
Katherine - Jennifer Kirby
Queen Isobel - Jane Lapotaire
Constable of France - Sam Marks
Bates / Bedford - Dale Mathurin
Nym / Warwick / Governor of Harfleur - Christopher Middleton
Rambures / Scroop - Keith Osborn
Mistress Quickly - Sarah Parks
Alice - Leigh Quinn
Bardolph / Fluellen - Joshua Richards
King of France - Simon Thorp
Grey / Gower - Obioma Ugoala
Westmorland / MacMorris / Court - Andrew Westfield
Cambridge / Michael Williams / Jamy - Simon Yadoo

Gregory Doran, stage director
Stephen Brimson Lewis, set and costume designer
Tim Mitchell, lighting designer
Music composed by Paul Englishby

Recorded live at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, November 2013 (Richard II), May 2014 (Henry IV Parts I and II), March 2015 (Henry V)

Bonus:
- Director’s Commentary
- Cinema Films (Henry IV Parts I and II, Henry V)
- Cast Interviews (Richard II, Henry IV Parts I and II)
- Cast Galleries

 

Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: Dolby Digital 2.0 / 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English (all) + French, German (Richard II, Henry IV Parts I and II)
Running time: 11 hrs 3 mins (play) + 75 mins (bonus)
No. of DVDs: 4








Author(s):
Shakespeare, William

Artist(s):
Abbott, Daniel; Barnes-Worrell, Elliot; Bassindale, Martin; Britton, Jasper; Byrne, Antony; Chapman, Sean; Davies, Oliver Ford; Dionisotti, Paola; Gerard-Martin, Nicholas; Gilbert, Robert; Glynn, Jonny; Gwynne, Nia; Hassell, Alex; Hooper, Jim; Kerkour, Youssef; Kirby, Jennifer; Lapotaire, Jane; Lindsay, Nigel; Marks, Sam; Mathurin, Dale; Middleton, Christopher; Miller, Evelyn; Osborn, Keith; Parks, Sarah; Pennington, Michael; Quinn, Leigh; Richards, Joshua; Saraceni-Gunner, Luca; Sher, Antony; Tennant, David; Thorp, Simon; Ugoala, Obioma; Westfield, Andrew; White, Trevor; Yadoo, Simon

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Play -

Period: Renaissance

Catalogue No: OA1208BD

Barcode: 809478012085

Distribution Note(s):

Available Worldwide


Listening samples not available for this release.


Physical Release: 04/2016

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