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Henry IV. Part 1

Synopsis
Video recording of JoAnne Akalaitis’ production of Henry IV. Part 1 for the 1991 New York Shakespeare Festival with Larry Bryggman as King Henry and Thomas Gibson as Prince Hal. Original music by Philip Glass.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
24 Mar 1991
Duration
151 mins

Credits

Director
JoAnne Akalaitis
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Philip Glass
Production Design
George Tsypin
Costume
Gabriel Berry
Cast
Larry BryggmanKing Henry IV
Thomas GibsonPrince Henry (Hal)
Louis ZorichSir John Falstaff
Jared HarrisHenry Percy (Hotspur)
Ruth MaleczechMistress Quickly
Arnold MolinaLord John of Lancaster
Daniel OreskesThomas Percy, Earl of Worcester
David J. SteinbergPeto
David ManisBardolph
John WojdaArchibald, Earl of Douglas
Kelly C. MorganSir Walter Blunt
Lisa Gay HamiltonLady Percy
Mark DeakinsEdmund Mortimer, Earl of March
Mel Duane GionsonSir Richard Vernon
Miguel PerezHenry Percy, Earl of Northumberland
Moon Hi HansonLady Mortimer
Norris M. ShimabukuEarl of Westmoreland
Reese MadiganHumphrey, Duke of Gloucester
Rene RiveraPoins
Richard Russell RamosLord Chief Justice
Rodney HudsonRichard Scroop, Archbishop of York
Roger BartFrancis, a Drawer
Roger BartThomas, Duke of Clarence
Tim PerezGadshill
Tom NelisMorton
Traber BurnsOwen Glendower

Additional Details

Theatre
Joseph Papp Public Theatre, New York, NY
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Medieval
Plays
Henry IV Part 1
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); New York Shakespeare Festival; Shakespeare Marathon (1987-1997)

Notes

History
The production ran in repertory with Part 2 26 February-7 April 1991.
Reviews
Rich, Frank. New York Times (28 February 1991 B3). Occhiogrosso, Frank. Shakespeare Bulletin 9, no. 2 (1991), p21-3.

Archive

Name

Theatre on Film and Tape (TOFT)

Email
toft@nypl.org
Web
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Phone
+ 1 (212) 870-1642
Fax
(212) 8701868
Address
Billy Rose Theatre Collection
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York,New York
10023-7498
USA

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