Richard II

2 hr 42 min | Royal Shakespeare Company | 2013

Richard is King. A monarch ordained by God to lead his people. But he is also a man of very human weakness. A man whose vanity threatens to divide the great houses of England and drag his people into a dynastic civil war that will last 100 years. RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran directs David Tennant in the title role.

Richard is King. A monarch ordained by God to lead his people. But he is also a man of very human weakness. A man whose vanity threatens to divide the great houses of England and drag his people into a dynastic civil war that will last 100 years. RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran directs David Tennant in the title role.

Details

Actor
David Tennant, Emma Hamilton, Michael Pennington, Nigel Lindsay, Oliver Ford Davies, Marty Cruickshank, Oliver Rix, Jane Lapotaire, Antony Byrne, Sam Marks, Jake Mann, Marcus Griffiths, Simon Thorp, Jim Hooper, Keith Osborn, Sean Chapman, Edman Wiseman, Joshua Richards, Youssef Kerkour
Director
Gregory Doran, Robin Lough
Producer
John Wyver, Jeremy Adams
Composer
Paul Englishby
Designer
Stephen Brimson Lewis, Tim Mitchell, Martin Slavin