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Henry V

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 Henry, Brian Cox as the Chorus, and Elizabeth Spriggs as the Hostess.
Series
Arkangel Complete Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1998
Duration
180 mins
Availability
Sale

Credits

Director
Clive Brill
Producer
Bill Shepherd; Tom Treadwell
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Dominque Le Gendre
Cast
Jamie GloverKing Henry V
Brian CoxChorus
David HorovitchArchbishop of Canterbury
Saira ToddKatherine
Charles SimpsonDauphin
Alan CoxMontjoy
Bill NighyKing Charles VI of France
Corinna RichardsAlice
David KingDuke of Burgundy
Diana QuickQueen Isabel
Edward de SouzaPistol
Elizabeth SpriggsHostess, formerly Mistress Quickly
Gary BakewellMichael Williams
Ian Hughes (2)Fluellen
Martin SinclairConstable of France
Philip WhitchurchEarl of Westmoreland
Sidney LivingstoneBardolph
Steve HodsonDuke of Exeter

Additional Details

Production type
Sound Recordings(Commercial)
Plays
Henry V
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), pp415-436

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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