Thomas More
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

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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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'Sweeps assuredly through social history'

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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:

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

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