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South Bank Show, The [01/05/2005]

Synopsis
A National Theatre production of Henry IV parts 1 and II opened in the Olivier Theatre, May 2005. The programme is a fly-on-the-wall account of one day’s rehearsals. The play’s director, Nicholas Hynter, works with Michael Gambon (Falstaff) and Matthew Macfadyen (Prince Hal) on the tavern scenes.
Series
South Bank Show, The
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
1 May 2005 at 23:05 (Channel: ITV1)
Duration
70 mins

Credits

Director
Gerald Fox
Producer
Gerald Fox
Contributor
Nicholas Hytner
Cast
Matthew MacfadyenPrince Henry (Hal)
Michael GambonSir John Falstaff

Additional Details

Theatre
National Theatre, London
Theatre company
National Theatre Company
Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Historical period
Medieval
Plays
Henry IV Part 1; Henry IV Part 2
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Stage directing; Rehearsals
Related items
Henry IV. Part I

Production Company

Name

London Weekend Television

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

Web
http://www.bfi.org.uk/archive-collections/searching-access-collections/research-viewing-services External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7255 1444
Fax
020 7436 0165
Address
21 Stephen Street
London
W1T 1LN
Name

Learning on Screen Off-Air Recording Back-up Service

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
http://bufvc.ac.uk/tvandradio/offair External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7393 1514
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
For Learning on Screen Members only
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ

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