Henry IV Part II
Drama

Barbican

Henry IV Part II

29 Nov 2014 - 24 Jan 2015

£10.00 - £55.00

Pro reviewers rating
4 reviews

3.5 out of 5.0
Peer reviewers rating
1 reviews

4.0 out of 5.0

  • Synopsis
  • Cast and creatives
  • Venue details
King Henry’s health is failing but he is uncertain Hal is a worthy heir. Meanwhile, Falstaff is sent to the countryside to recruit fresh troops, where he gleefully indulges in the business of lining his own pockets. As the King’s health continues to worsen, Hal must choose between duty and loyalty to an old friend in Shakespeare’s heartbreaking conclusion to this pair of plays.

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Barbican [Off West End]

“Rich, absorbing and pulsing with life, Gregory Doran’s RSC productions of this pair of Shakespearean dramas are a triumphant ach”

Sam Marlowe (The Times, The Stage, Time Out, Arts Desk)

“Antony Sher’s magnificent Falstaff is at the heart of this beautifully detailed production”

Sarah Hemming (Financial Times)

“Surely a little pomp and pageantry here wouldn’t have gone amiss?”

Fiona Mountford (Evening Standard)

“A charmless Falstaff and two blunt young blades in mediocre Shakespeare double bill”

Arts Desk (other reviewers)

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