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

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'electrifying'

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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:

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

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