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:

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

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