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Henry VI. Part 3: The Chaos

Synopsis
A video recording of the production of Henry VI. Part 3 directed by Michael Boyd with Chuk Iwuji as Henry VI.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
30 Sep 2006

Credits

Director
Michael Boyd
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
James Jones; John Woolf
Production Design
Tom Piper
Cast
Chuk IwujiKing Henry VI
Katy StephensQueen Margaret
Wela FrasierEdward, Prince of Wales
Patrice NaiambanaEarl of Warwick
Jonathan SlingerRichard, Duke of Gloucester, later Richard III
Alexia HealyLady Bona
Alexia HealyEdmund, Earl of Rutland
Ann OgbomoLady Elizabeth Gray
Antony BunseeKeeper
Chris McGillEarl of Northumberland
Clive WoodRichard Plantagenet, Duke of York
Forbes MassonEdward, Earl of March, later Edward IV
Geoffrey StreatfeildEarl Rivers
Hannah BarrieNurse
James TuckerGeorge, Edward’s brother, later Duke of Clarence
John MackaySir John Montgomery
Julius D’SilvaTutor
Keiran HillEarl of Westmorland
Keith BartlettFather that killed his son
Keith DunphyLord Clifford
Lex ShrapnelSon that killed his father
Lex ShrapnelHenry, Earl of Richmond
Matt CostainMarquess of Montague
Miles RichardsonDuke of Norfolk
Nicholas AsburyDuke of Somerset
Paul HamiltonEarl of Oxford
Richard CorderyKing Louis
Roger WatkinsDuke of Exeter
Tom HodgkinsLord Hastings

Additional Details

Theatre
Courtyard Theatre, The
Theatre company
Royal Shakespeare Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Medieval
Plays
Henry VI part 3
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Complete Works Festival (Stratford upon Avon 2006-7)

Notes

History
The trilogy played in repertory from 7 July-21 October 2006 and from 9-7 February 2007 as part of the Complete Works Festival.
Reviews
Director Michael Boyd speaks to Heather Neill about the history cycle and his approach to the productions on Theatre Voice which is free to stream or download from theatrevoice.com. The talk is 27 mins and was recorded 25 April 2007.

Production Company

Name

Royal Shakespeare Company

Web
https://www.rsc.org.uk External site opens in new window
Address
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Waterside
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
CV37 6BB

Archive

Name

Shakespeare Centre Library and Archive

Email
scla@shakespeare.org.uk
Web
https://www.shakespeare.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01789 204016 (bookings)
Fax
01789 262073
Address
Henley Street
Stratford-upon-Avon
CV37 6QW

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