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English Shakespeare Company

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Works: 57 works in 166 publications in 2 languages and 2,087 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Educational films  Internet videos  Historical television programs  Televised performances  Televised plays  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Artist
Classifications: PR2811, 822.33
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King Henry IV by William Shakespeare( visu )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Dramatization of William Shakespeare's play Henry IV, part one
Henry V by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare
King Henry V by William Shakespeare( visu )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe. Follows King Henry V as he unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and ensures peace by marrying a French princess
Henry VI : House of York by William Shakespeare( visu )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare
Richard II by William Shakespeare( visu )
14 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare which recount the story of the dynasties of the Red Rose of Lancaster and the White Rose of York who contested their rights to the English crown for nearly two centuries
King Henry IV by William Shakespeare( visu )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
England is still in the grip of civil unrest. Rebels in the north are threatening the stability of the kingdom, and King Henry's health is fading quickly. Will Prince Hal be able to cast off his riotous ways and take up the responsibility of the throne? And what will become of his bosom companion, Falstaff?
Macbeth by Michael Bogdanov( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English, Middle [1100-1500] and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Using Shakespeare's classic text, this production of Macbeth is set in a timeless zone somewhere in the twentieth century against a raw, urban industrial environment. The film is notable for a carefully edited text which enables students to explore the playwright's handling of passion, murderous fury, betrayal and guilt
King Richard III by William Shakespeare( visu )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play about Richard of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villain who usurps the crown. Through family machinations, political marriages, and military coups, this play portrays the tumultuous reign of King Edward IV and the ascension of Richard to the throne. The Yorkists have emerged victorious from the civil wars and Edward IV wears the English crown. But Edward's misshapen brother Richard harbors kingly ambitions and will stop at nothing to achieve the throne. In a final battle on Bosworth Field, Richard meets the ghosts of all whom he has murdered and the Earl of Richmond, the future King Henry VII
Richard III ( visu )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare
King Henry VI by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's historical play which recreates Henry VI's early and middle years as King. Centers on the French wars and the activities of Joan of Arc and details the culmination of the civil war between the Houses of Lancaster and York. Adapted from Henry VI, pt. 1, and the earlier scences of Henry VI, part 2
Henry VI : by William Shakespeare( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare
The second part of King Henry the Fourth containing his death and the coronation of King Henry the Fift by William Shakespeare( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
One of four productions of the story of two powerful dynasties who contested their rights to the crown across nearly two centuries of murder, intrigue, rebellion and bloody battle
King Richard II ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and the usurper, Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV)
The war of the roses ( visu )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
A vibrant and internationally acclaimed production of Henry V, England's greatest warrior king. It tells of his great victory over the French at Agincourt
The wars of the roses by William Shakespeare( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A vibrant and internationally acclaimed production including both Henry IV, Part 1 and Henry IV, Part 2. Tells the tale of the aftermath of Henry Bolingbroke's rebellion and follows the rise of his son
The wars of the roses ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A vibrant and internationally acclaimed production of both parts of Shakespeare's Henry VI. He was the English king who lost both his English and French crowns, and the Lancastrian dynasty ended with his murder
The Wars of the Roses : a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's history cycle recounts the story of two great dynasties, the Red Rose of Lancaster and the White Rose of York, who contested their rights to the crown across nearly two centuries of murder, intrigue, rebellion, counter-rebellion, and bloody battles culminating at last in the Battle of Bosworth and the accession of Henry Tudor to the throne. The great battles of Agincourt, Tewkesbury, and Bosworth; the poetry of love, the treachery of power politics, and the unease of crowned heads--in short, Shakespeare's history plays--are here presented by the English Shakespeare Company in performances hailed for bringing to life the history as well as the plays
The Shakespeare collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A marvellous anthology of Michael Pennington's and The English Shakespeare Company's vibrant and internationally acclaimed Shakespeare productions. Also included in this fabulous collection is the intriguing documentary, In Search of Shakespeare. This alluring documentary mixes travel, adventure, interviews and specially shot documentary-style and live action sequences of current Royal Shakespeare Company players to explore the mystery of the man himself and examine the complex society in which he created some of literature's most enduring characters, presented by acclaimed popular historian Michael Wood. The Shakespeare Collections are performed by the English Shakespeare Company. In Search of Shakespeare is presented by acclaimed historian and writer Michael Wood
The Shakespeare collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
An anthology of Michael Pennington's and the English Shakespeare Company's productions of various of Shakespeare's play
Henry VI : House of York by William Shakespeare( visu )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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