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Henry IV. Part 1

Synopsis
Video recording of Bill Alexander’s 2004 production of Henry IV. Part 1 for the Shakespeare Theatre Company, videotaped for WAPAVA by James J. Taylor. Keith Baxter is King Henry, Christopher Kelly, Prince Hal and Ted van Griethuysen plays Falstaff
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
13 Mar 2004
Duration
c195

Credits

Producer
Bill Alexander
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Adam Wernick
Production Design
Ruari Murchison
Costume
Ruari Murchison; Yvonne Milnes
Contributor
James J. Taylor
Cast
Keith Baxter (2)King Henry IV
Christopher Kelly (2)Prince Henry (Hal)
Ted Van GriethuysenSir John Falstaff
Floyd KingHenry Percy (Hotspur)
Nancy RobinetteMistress Quickly
Anthony MarbleEdmund Mortimer, Earl of March
Caleb MayoPoins
Christopher BrownePeto
Edward GeroThomas Percy, Earl of Worcester
Edwina FindleyLady Mortimer
Elisabeth AdwinLady Percy
Gregg AlmquistHenry Percy, Earl of Northumberland
Hugh NeesBardolph
Kenneth LeeLord John of Lancaster
Lawrence RedmondRichard Scroop, Archbishop of York
Lawrence RedmondSheriff
Lawrence RedmondChamberlain
Marty LodgeSir Richard Vernon
Raphael Nash ThompsonEarl of Westmoreland
Richard PelzmanSir Walter Blunt
Ryan ArtzbergerArchibald, Earl of Douglas
Ryan ArtzbergerGadshill
Timothy SekkFrancis, a Drawer
Todd ScofieldVintner
Todd ScofieldOstler
Todd ScofieldSir Michael

Additional Details

Theatre
Lansburgh, Washington, DC
Theatre company
Shakespeare Theatre Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Medieval
Plays
Henry IV Part 1
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

General
Orson Welles cast Keith Baxter as Prince Hal in CAMPANADAS A MEDIANOCHE (1966).
History
The production ran 20 January-13 March 2004.
Reviews
Bill Alexander talking on working in the United States (his US directorial debut) and on the Divine Right of Kings can be read at www.shakespearetheatre.org (accessed 11/2007).

Archive

Name

Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive (WAPAVA)

Email
leahkim@umd.edu
Web
http://www.wapava.org External site opens in new window
Phone
(301) 405 9117
Address
James J. Taylor Collection
Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742-1630

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