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The Wars of The Roses Part 1
Information for The Wars of The Roses Part 1 at Swan Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon (Play). The glorious Henry V is dead. The new King is weak, manipulated by those on his own side and threatened with civil war by those in opposition. The court is divided as each nobleman takes a red or white rose to show whose side they are on: white for Richard of York, red for the Duke and house of Lancaster, and England is thrust into a battle for the crown between the two factions. Filled with power, passion, politics and revenge, Shakespeare's epic journey through the Wars of the Roses is the ultimate saga. Experience the thrill of rebellion, the brutality of battle, the tension of intrigue and ambition without boundaries as Henry VI takes you headlong through one of the most turbulent periods of English history. We return to our Chronicles of England's kings in 2020 with Part 1 of this epic event, staging the three parts of Shakespeare's Henry VI across two nights.


Author: Shakespeare
Company: Royal Shakespeare Company
Director(s): Owen Horsley, Gregory Doran
Design: Stephen Brimson Lewis
Costume: Hannah Clark
Music: Paul Englishby

The Wars of The Roses Part 1


Friday, 24th September 2021 to Saturday, 1st January 2022. Open 14th Oct 20.
Sep21 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, Oct21 6, 8, 11, 13, 15, 18, 22, 25, 28, Nov21 1, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 23, 26, 29, 30, Dec21 3, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 30 at 19:00. Oct21 9, 14, 16, 20, 23, 26, 27, 30, Nov21 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27, Dec21 1, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 24, 28, 29, Jan22 1 Mats 13:00
13 November 2021 13:00 - Audio Described
17 November 2021 13:00 - Captioned
09 December 2021 19:00 - Audio Described
11 December 2021 13:00 - Captioned
15 December 2021 13:00 - Relaxed

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The Wars of The Roses Part 1 at Swan Theatre, Stratford-Upon-AvonQTix Codes:
Listing: L1616540473
Production: T580079631
Event: S01532266746
Venue: V136
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