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Henry IV Part 1

Synopsis
The Arkangel series consists of all 38 of Shakespeare’s plays, uncut, fully-dramatised and accompanied by original music. Based on the text of the Pelican Shakespeare editions. A performance with Jamie Glover as Hal, Julian Glover as King Henry, and Richard Griffiths as Falstaff.
Series
Arkangel Complete Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1998
Duration
166 mins
Availability
Sale

Credits

Director
Clive Brill
Producer
Bill Shepherd; Tom Treadwell
Music
Dominque Le Gendre
Cast
Julian GloverKing Henry IV
Jamie GloverPrince Henry (Hal)
Richard GriffithsSir John Falstaff
Alan CoxHenry Percy (Hotspur)
Elizabeth SpriggsMistress Quickly
Anthony JacksonThomas Percy, Earl of Worcester
Charles SimpsonPoins
David KingSir Walter Blunt
Ian Hughes (2)Owen Glendower
Jane SlavinLady Percy
Mark BonnarArchibald, Earl of Douglas
Nicholas MurchieSir Richard Vernon
Peter JeffreyHenry Percy, Earl of Northumberland

Additional Details

Production type
Sound Recordings(Commercial)
Plays
Henry IV Part 1
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
drama in English; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Reviews
For an assessment of the sound recordings from Arkangel, the Marlowe Society (Rylands) and the Caedmon Shakespeare Recording Society (Sackler) see Lanier, Douglas ‘Shakespeare on the Record’ in Hodgdon, Barbara & Worthen, W.B. (eds) A Companion to Shakespeare in Performance (Malden: Blackwell, 2005), pp. 415-436.

Production Company

Name

Penguin Audiobooks

Email
audio@penguin.co.uk
Web
http://www.penguin.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7010 3067
Fax
020 7010 6695
Address
80 Strand
London
WC2R 0RL

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Retail outlets

Name

Royal Shakespeare Company, Mail Order

Web
https://www.rsc.org.uk/buyonline/shopping/index.asp?category=65&sessionid=958647199122126557164598758&deptnum=2 External site opens in new window
Phone
01789 748114
Fax
01789 748115
Address
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Stratford-upon-Avon
Warwickshire
CV37 6B

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