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Henry IV. Part 2

Synopsis
Recording of Henry IV. Part 2 performed by the Marlowe Dramatic Society and directed by George Rylands. Anthony Jacobs is Henry IV and Gary Watson Prince Henry.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1961
Availability
Out of Distribution (2006)

Credits

Director
George Rylands
Writer
William Shakespeare
Cast
Anthony JacobsKing Henry IV
Gary WatsonPrince Henry, later crowned Henry V
Donald BevesSir John Falstaff
Vivienne ChattertonMistress Quickly
Toby RobertsonRobert Shallow
Camille PriorLady Northumberland
Clive SwiftLord Hastings
Corin RedgravePrince John of Lancaster
David CoombesPoins
David JonesMorton
Denis McCarthyScroop, Archbishop of York
Denis McCarthyRumour, the presenter
Derek JacobiHarcourt
Diana ChadwickDoll Tearsheet
Dilys HamlettLady Percy
Frank DuncanTravers
Ian LangEarl of Westmoreland
Ian McKellenHumphrey, Duke of Gloucester
Ian McKellenDavy
John BartonHenry Percy, Earl of Northumberland
John FortuneRalph Mouldy
John Tracy-PhillipsSir John Blunt
John TydemanLord Bardolph
John WildersLord Chief Justice
Paul DraperPage
Peter FosterFang
Philip StrickBardolph
Richard CottrellFrancis Feeble
Richard KayThomas, Duke of Clarence
Richard MarquandSir John Coleville
Roger HammondThomas Wart
Roger HammondSimon Shadow
Simon RelphPeter Bullcalf
Terrence HardimanNeville, Earl of Warwick
Toby RobertsonLord Mowbray
Tony ChurchPistol
William SquireLord Chief Justice

Additional Details

Theatre company
Marlowe Dramatic Society
Production type
Sound Recordings(Commercial)
Plays
Henry IV Part 2
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

General
John Fortune acted under the name of John Wood in this production.
Textual information
The recordings used Dover Wilson’s New Cambridge text.
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

Argo

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

Distributor

Name

Polygram Spoken Word, tel 020 8910 5000

Phone
020 8910 5000

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