Henry VI concedes that the House of York shall inherit the crown after his death, angering his wife who fights for the House of Lancaster. Fathers kill sons, sons kill fathers. The House of York prevails and Edward IV is crowned, unaware that his brother Richard, Duke of Gloucester, is already plotting his downfall.
Playing as part of the RSC History Cycle.
Nicholas Asbury, Keith Bartlett, Hannah Barrie, Antony Bunsee, Richard Cordery, Matt Costain, Julius D'Silva, Keith Dunphy, Wela Frasier, Paul Hamilton, Alexia Healy, Kieran Hill, Tom Hodgkins, Chuk Iwuji, John Mackay, Forbes Masson, Chris McGill, Patrice Naiambana, Ann Ogbomo, Miles Richardson, Lex Shrapnel, Jonathan Slinger, Katy Stephens, Geoffrey Streatfeild, James Tucker, Roger Watkins, Clive Wood
Director - Michael Boyd
Producer - Royal Shakespeare Company
Designer - Tom Piper
Lighting Designer - Heather Carson
Movement Director - Liz Ranken
Sound - Andrea J Cox
Author - William Shakespeare