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English Shakespeare Company

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Works: 61 works in 172 publications in 2 languages and 2,218 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Historical television programs  Film adaptations  Educational films  Internet videos  Televised plays  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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King Henry IV by William Shakespeare( visu )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 263 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare
Henry VI House of York by William Shakespeare( visu )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare
The tragedy of King Richard the second by William Shakespeare( visu )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare
King Henry VI by William Shakespeare( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 199 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
King Henry V by William Shakespeare( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare
Richard III by William Shakespeare( visu )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare dramatizing the Wars of the Roses, during which the English crown was contested across nearly two centuries of murder, intrigue, rebellion, counter-rebellion, and battle. In Richard III, Richard, duke of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villain, usurps the crown from King Edward IV. When Richard is killed at Bosworth Field, Henry, earl of Richmond, ascends the throne as Henry VII, establishing the Tudor dynasty
Henry V Live from Shakespeare's Globe ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare
Macbeth by Michael Bogdanov( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English, Middle [1100-1500] and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Using Shakespeare's classic text, this television 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 Henry IV ( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
One of a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare
Henry IV by William Shakespeare( visu )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 60 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 Henry IV ( visu )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 51 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?
The wars of the roses ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 23 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 ( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 17 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 )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 14 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
Henry VI House of Lancaster by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Henry IV, Part 1 by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Henry IV, who usurped Richard II's crown, is now King. The Earl of Northumberland, who helped him to the crown, has turned against him. The King's son, Prince Hal, spends his time in the taverns of Eastcheap with the disreputable Falstaff. Hotspur, Northumberland's son raises a rebellion against Henry IV, advancing the claim of Edmund Mortimer (Hotspur's brother-in-law) to the throne. Hal joins the King to fight the rebels and kills Hotspur at the Battle of Shrewsbury"--Container
The Wars of the Roses a sequence of seven History Plays by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 6 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 Wars of the Roses a sequence of seven history plays by William Shakespeare ( visu )
in English and held by 5 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 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 5 libraries worldwide
 
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