Jack Cade leads an anarchic uprising against Henry VI, made powerless by the warring factions of his new wife, Margaret of Anjou, and the House of York, as England descends deeper into anarchy and bloody civil strife.Performers Nicholas Asbury, Keith Bartlett, Antony Bunsee, Richard Cordery (Gloucester), Matt Costain, Wela Frasier, Tom Hodgkins, Chuk Iwuji (Henry VI), Patrice Naiambana, Lex Sharapnel, Jonathan Slinger, Geoffrey Streatfield.
Author Shakespeare. Producer Royal Shakespeare Company. Director Michael Boyd. Design Tom Piper. Lighting Heather Carson.