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Richard III archiveOr by its full first quarto title of The Tragedy of King Richard the Third, containing his trecherous plots against his brother Clarence: the pittiful murder of his innocent nephews: his tyrannical usurpation: with the whole course of his detested life and most deserved death. Of course, nowadays Richard is seen as much maligned but the image of the hunchback reciting "Now is the winter of our discontent" will remain with us for a long time. Essentially the plot sees Richard assuming the throne after Edward IV and disposing of all those with greater right. He is finally killed at the Battle of Bosworth Field after having pronounced that other great line "A horse! A horse! My kingdom for a horse!" (shouldn't that be "An horse!"?).

Cast/Performers

Judi Bowker, Michael English, Christopher Gilling, Alexander Holt, Esther Imogen Joyce, Grace Kinirons, Christine Lohr, Gail MacFarlane, Harry Meacher

Creatives/Company

Author: Shakespeare
Company(s): Pilgrim Theatre, Tenth Planet Productions
Director: Harry Meacher
Design(s): Alexander Holt, Kit Gerould
Costume: Andrew McRobb
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Richard III

Richard III (Play) production archive for QTIX code T0767086666. Details of all Richard III archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S4765

Archive Listings

9 May 00
to
3 Jun 00
Upstairs at the Gatehouse
Inner London
Greater London

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