With david tennant, elliot barnesworrell, antony byrne, sean chapman. In 1601, shakespeare was not questioned, though he was the named author on the title page of the second edition of richard ii, published in 1598. Richard ii royal shakespeare company digital theatre. The tragedy of king richard ii synopsis king richard asks his uncle john of gaunt to bring his son henry bolingbroke cousin of richard, also called the duke of hereford, lancaster, and later. It should be noted that the same change, but in a much clumsier way, was previously introduced by gregory doran in the 20 production of richard ii at the royal shakespeare company in stratford. A man whose vanity threatens to divide the great houses of england and drag his people into a dynastic civil war that will. It has recently become accepted as part of shakespeares canon of plays. Richard ii dramatizes the downfall of, you guessed it, king richard ii 671400, a lousy english king who gets bumped off the throne by henry bolingbroke a. King richard ii by william shakespeare free at loyal books. Royal shakespeare company, royal shakespeare theatre.
Shakespeares richard ii is often noted for its conservatism citizens are called subjects throughout and commoners are much less conspicuous than in source texts. Review of the royal shakespeare companys richard ii, now. Richard ii, with david tennant in the title role, was the first play directed by gregory doran in his new position as artistic director of the rsc in october 20. The shakespeare company is calgarys lean and mean, classical theatre group. Richard ii online 20 film italiano, vedere informazioni sul film completo online, streaming ita, trailer, sottotitoli e audio originale. Richard ii 20 a monarch ordained by god to lead his people. David tennant is to star as richard ii as part of the royal shakespeare companys new season, which also includes adaptations of hilary mantels wolf hall and bring up the bodies. Richard ii, royal shakespeare theatre curtain call. The raigne of king edward the third, commonly shortened to edward iii, is an elizabethan play printed anonymously in 1596, and partly written by william shakespeare. Act iv, scene 1 the deposition scene 20 royal shakespeare company.
See as you like it, the taming of the shrew and measure for measure at theatres in canterbury, newcastle, blackpool plymouth and nottingham. To the oxford authors, however, shakespeares play is radical. Watch david tennants richard ii for free and loads more. Richard ii was directed by rupert goold, who adapted the screenplay with ben power. Gielgud went on to play john of gaunt in the 1978 bbc film richard ii. Shakespeares king richard ii act 5, scene 5 with study. The first part of his history tetralogy, shakespeare s interpretation of the deposed king is brought to life in this richly detailed production from the royal shakespeare company.
Richard ii is the first production in a new cycle of shakespeares history plays, directed by gregory, that will be. King richard richard ii richard ii is a snobbish, tactless, capricious and seemingly corrupt king. A man whose vanity threatens to divide the great houses of england and drag his people. Captured live in stratforduponavon, this adaptation was the first production of artistic director gregory dorans sixyear plan to stage all of shakespeares. After successful runs in stratforduponavon and london we are taking our electrifying season of shakespeare on tour. Richard ii tv movie 20 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Richard ii is the most doranish production one could imagine, from the gorgeously conceived lighting design to the sensitive treatment of malemale relationships, from the meticulous attention to detail in the tiniest. Gregory doran 20 production richard ii royal shakespeare. In the late 1990s it began to be included in publications of the complete works as coauthored by shakespeare. Royal shakespeare company richard ii 20 1120 gb drama, history 3h user score. After a long civil war between the royal families of york and lancaster, england enjoys a period of peace under king edward iv and the victorious yorks. Opening scene shakespeare in love video dailymotion.
Richard ii royal shakespeare company youtube rscs richard ii lets talk of graves speech duration. Rsc artistic director gregory doran directs david tennant in the title role. Shakespeare in love film completo ita cb01streaming ita. The rsc, cisco and ravensbourne wanted to find a way of streaming the. They even performed before the queen on the eve of essexs execution just 17 days after richard ii was staged. Richard ii 20 gregory doran on allmovie this production of shakespeares historical play. Richard ii, chronicle play in five acts by william shakespeare, written in 159596 and published in a quarto edition in 1597 and in the first folio of 1623. David tennant starred in richard ii for the royal shakespeare company in stratforduponavon from thursday 10th october 20 until saturday 16th november 20 40 performances before the production transferred to the barbican centre in london from 9th december 20 until saturday 25th january 2014 45 performances. Rsc shakespeare on screen a film season in association with. Played a limited season at the royal shakespeare theatre before transferring for another short season at the barbican centre in the barbican. Between watching some of the best, most renowned shakespearean actors bring the play to life, the innovative artistic production and set design, the amazing and captivating camera technique in capturing a live stage production on film, and the bonus track of the plays. William shakespeare romeo and juliet balcony scene act ii scene i studmurmur. Firm sponsors global tour for the royal shakespeare company at. The private tragedy of the play, for richard, is in his being forced to face this duality.
The first part of his history tetralogy, shakespeares interpretation of the deposed king is brought to life in this richly detailed production from the royal shakespeare company. A man whose vanity threatens to divide the great houses of england and drag his people into a dynastic civil. Royal shakespeare company richard ii 20 directed by. David tennants richard ii, was broadcast in 20, and rsc education once. The original concept was to film the performance live from the swan theatre, but we. The tragedy of richard ii by william shakespeare youtube. David tennant to play richard ii in rscs winter season. At the beginning of the play, richard ii banishes his cousin henry bolingbroke from england. The new streaming partnerships provide a costeffective way for. Originally published on the bardathon, 30 october 20 as a statement of intent, gregory dorans launch to his tenure as rsc associate director is perfectly judged.
Plot summary representations of kingship and power in shakespeares second tetralogy shakespeares reputation in elizabethan england. David tennant stars as the doomed richard ii in greg dorans criticallyacclaimed royal shakespeare company production, available for the first time online across the world. It is based on the life of king richard ii of england ruled 7799 and is the first part of a tetralogy, referred to by some scholars as the henriad, followed by three plays concerning richards successors. Short synopsis king richard is called upon to settle a dispute between his cousin henry bolingbroke and thomas mowbray. This introduction is especially strong on the study of history and on shakespeares contribution to it. Moreover, the status of his company seems to have been undiminished.
Royal shakespeare company, royal shakespeare theatre, stratforduponavon monday, december 2, 20, live from stratforduponavon, folger theatre directed by gregory doran. The life and death of king richard the second, commonly called richard ii, is a history play by william shakespeare believed to have been written in approximately 1595. Baixar filme richard ii hd completo, assistir filme richard ii legendado, baixar filme richard ii. David is joined in the company by oliver ford davies, who also appeared with him in the acclaimed 2008 hamlet. Opening the window on shakespeares biggest classroom. In this way, the balance and symmetry of the play was disturbed and the entire impact was reduced into some sort of a trivial melodrama. Richard ii tv is a film directed by gregory doran with david tennant. William shakespeare 15641616 the tragedy of king richard ii, by william shakespeare, is the first of the history series that continues with parts 1 and 2 of king henry iv and with the life of king henry v. The collection will continue to add new rsc productions as they are filmed. As anger mounts, a battle for the soul of england begins and one mans divine right to rule is called into question. Drama online announces new video partnership with the royal. The quarto edition omits the deposition scene in act iv, almost certainly as a result of censorship. Screening of the play, starring david tennant as richard ii.
Richard ii is a 2012 british television film based on william shakespeares play of the same name. Shakespeares richard ii and the essex rebellion the. I was playing aumerle in a production at the time and myself and are richard felt they should kiss there. It is the first of four television adaptations of shakespeares second history tetralogy commissioned by bbc two under the series title the hollow crown.313 425 1029 38 1130 1288 740 228 969 27 534 1408 1543 403 65 524 499 810 631 604 623 131 270 1135 426 1202 91 546 994 1200 401 727 277 983 1273 722 1110 740 86 58