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Henry V

Alternative title
Enrico V
Synopsis
Video recording, using a single, fixed camera, of a production inspired by Shakespeare’s Henry V, performed by Compagnia Pippo Delbono in collaboration with ERT - Emilia Romagna Teatro Fondazione. The production employed cabaret, music and dance and used a chorus of non-professional actors. Created and performed by Pippo Delbono.
Language
Italian (Standard)
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2 Feb 2007

Credits

Director
Pippo Delbono
Cast
Gustavo GiacosaThe French
Pepe RobleboFriend of the King
Pippo DelbonoHenry V

Additional Details

Theatre
Swan Theatre
Theatre company
Compagnia Pippo Delbono
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Henry V
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Untrained actors; Complete Works Festival (Stratford upon Avon 2006-7); Avignon Festival

Notes

History
First produced by Compagnie Pippo Delbono at Théâtre Municipal, Festival d’Avignon, Avignon, France, 26-27 July 2004. The production played at the Swan Theatre 1-3 February 2007 as part of the Complete Works Festival.
Reviews
Nuyts-Giornal, Josée. Cahiers élisabéthains 66 (2004): 75-76.

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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