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




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

KING AND COUNTRY – Shakespeare’s Great Cycle of Kings
4-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)



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


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


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)

- 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: 1080i High Definition
Sound format: LPCM 2.0 / DTS-HD Master Audio 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 Discs: 4 (BD 50)

Note: These Blu-ray Discs are playable only on Blu-ray Disc players, and not compatible with standard DVD players

Shakespeare, William

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: OABD7198BD

Barcode: 809478071983

Distribution Note(s):

Available Worldwide

Listening samples not available for this release.

Release Date: 04/2016

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