Thomas More

Cast: 5f 17m or more, doubling possible

Staging: Flexible set

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

Paperback, 112 pages ISBN: 9781854598592Publication Date:
10 Mar 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Thomas More

By Anthony Munday, William Shakespeare and Henry Chettle

Paperback £8.99£7.19

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RSC Gunpowder Season – explosive Elizabethan and Jacobean dramas of dissent, staged by the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2005.

The incendiary story of Henry VIII's chancellor, Sir Thomas More, executed for failing to arrange Henry's divorce from Catherine of Aragon - in a version that shows the hand of Shakespeare, and yet was banned from performance in his lifetime.

In Thomas More, a play by Antony Munday, William Shakespeare and Henry Chettle, race riots flare up in London in response to the numbers of asylum seekers from Europe fleeing religious persecution. In an attempt to quell the uprising, Thomas More stakes all on a passionate plea for racial harmony.

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'Tremendous'

Guardian

'Electrifying'

Independent on Sunday

'Sweeps assuredly through social history'

Daily Mail

Cast: 5f 17m or more, doubling possible

Staging:Flexible set

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

Paperback, 112 pages ISBN: 9781854598592Publication Date:
10 Mar 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by William Shakespeare:

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

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