Richard III (West End edition)

Cast: 4f 15m

Royalty Free: You do not need to apply for rights to perform this play.

Paperback, 112 pages ISBN: 9781848424265Publication Date:
3 Jul 2014
Size: 198mm x 129mm£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)
EPUB, 112 pages ISBN: 9781780014890Publication Date:
8 Aug 2014
£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)
First Staged:
Trafalgar Studios, London, 2014

Richard III (West End edition)

By William Shakespeare Edited by Jamie Lloyd

Paperback £7.99£6.39

EPUB £7.99£6.39

In the aftermath of civil war, Richard, Duke of Gloucester, resolves to claw his way to political power at any cost. A master of manipulation, subtle wit and beguiling charm, he orchestrates his unlawful ascent by spinning a ruthless web of deceit and betrayal.

His staunch ambition has horrifying consequences when, finding himself utterly alone and steeped in dread, he is forced to answer for his bloody deeds.

This official tie-in edition of Richard III was published alongside director Jamie Lloyd's new production for his Trafalgar Transformed season at the Trafalgar Studios, London, in 2014. It starred BAFTA Award-winning Martin Freeman as Richard III and Gina McKee as Queen Elizabeth.

This volume includes the version of Shakespeare's text performed in the production, as well as additional material including an exclusive rehearsal diary and an interview with the director.

Press Quotes

'Brash, bloody, exciting… chilling stuff, delivered with the speed and creeping horror of a thriller… ingeniously disturbing'

Financial Times

'Ingenious, exciting and alive… snares the attention from the off'

The Times

'Highly effective… a gutsy, impassioned production'

Variety

Cast: 4f 15m

Royalty Free: You do not need to apply for rights to perform this play.

Paperback, 112 pages ISBN: 9781848424265Publication Date:
3 Jul 2014
Size: 198mm x 129mm£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)
EPUB, 112 pages ISBN: 9781780014890Publication Date:
8 Aug 2014
£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)

Also by William Shakespeare:

Queen Margaret
The Winter's Tale
Much Ado About Nothing
Julius Caesar
Richard III
The Tempest
Thomas More
Henry V
Romeo and Juliet
The Merry Wives of Windsor
Shakespeare on Theatre
Henry IV Part I
King Lear
Cardenio
All's Well That Ends Well
Richard II
The Winter's Tale
Macbeth
Much Ado About Nothing (West End edition)
Measure for Measure
Hamlet
Othello
Romeo and Juliet
Edward III
Twelfth Night
Henry IV Part II
As You Like It

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