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Heinrich V und Heinrich VI Part 1

Alternative title
Henry V and Henry VI Part 1
Synopsis
A video recording, using a single camera, of Ruedinger Burbach’s 1999 production incorporating parts of Henry V and Henry VI Part 1. The kings are played by women: Henry V is played by Andrea Bettini and Henry VI by Katharina Schmoelzer.
Language
German (Switzerland)
Country
Switzerland
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
1999

Credits

Director
Ruediger Burbach
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Achim Krämer; Lorenz Haas; Marco Neeser; Roger Mueller
Production Design
Johann Joerg
Costume
Jessica Karge; Noelle Blancpain
Cast
Katharina SchmolzerKing Henry VI
Matthias ScheuringDuke of Gloucester
Klaus KnuthSir John Talbot, later Earl of Shrewsbury
Katja AmbergerJoan la Pucelle
Andrea BettiniDuke of York
Andreas KraemerEnglish Herald
Andreas KraemerSir Thomas Grey
Kai MoellerHenry, Lord Scroop of Masham
Kai MoellerSoldier
Kai MoellerEarl of Warwick
Katharina von BockEarl of Warwick
Katharina von BockRichard, Earl of Cambridge
Katharina von BockMargaret, daughter of King Reignier
Lorenz ClaussenDuke of Exeter
Lorenz ClaussenCardinal Beaufort, Bishop of Winchester
Lorenz ClaussenKing Charles VI of France
Matthias ScheuringDuke of Burgundy
Norman SchenkDuke of Suffolk (William de la Pole)
Stefan LahrDuke of Somerset
Susanne HaeuslerEleanor, Duchess of Gloucester

Additional Details

Theatre
Schauspielhaus, Zurich
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
1950s
Plays
Henry V; Henry VI part 1
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Gender reversal

Notes

History
The production opened 11 December 1999
Textual information
Translated into German by Wolfgang Swaczynna. Dramaturg Wolfgang Stockman.

Archive

Name

Schauspielhaus Zurich

Web
http://www.schauspielhaus.ch External site opens in new window
Phone
01 258 79 94
Fax
01 259 70 94
Address
Zweltweg 5
8032 Zuricheltweg 5
Switzerland

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