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Henry VI Part 2

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 David Tennant as Henry VI and Kelly Hunter as Queen Margaret.
Series
Arkangel Complete Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1999
Duration
150 mins
Availability
Sale

Credits

Director
Clive Brill
Producer
Bill Shepherd; Tom Treadwell
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Dominque Le Gendre
Cast
David TennantKing Henry VI
Kelly HunterQueen Margaret
David TroughtonRichard (Crookback), son of Duke of York
Norman RodwayHumphrey, Duke of Gloucester
Nigel CookeDuke of Suffolk (William de la Pole)
Christian RodskaDuke of Buckingham
David CardySir John Hume
Isla BlairEleanor, Duchess of Gloucester
Jamie GloverYoung Clifford
Jenny HoweMargery Jourdain
John BoweEarl of Warwick
Kenneth CranhamJack Cade
Mark LambertLord Saye
Michael N. HarbourDuke of Somerset
Patrick O’ConnellEarl of Salisbury
Peter MarinkerOld Lord Clifford
Raymond BowersSir Humphrey Stafford
Stephen BoxerEdward, Earl of March
Steve HodsonCardinal Beaufort, Bishop of Winchester

Additional Details

Production type
Sound Recordings(Commercial)
Plays
Henry VI part 2
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
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Phone
020 7010 3067
Fax
020 7010 6695
Address
80 Strand
London
WC2R 0RL

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Penguin Direct

Email
customer.service@penguin.co.uk
Web
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Fax
020 8757 4030
Address
Bath Road
Harmondsworth
Middx
UB7 0DA
Name

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