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Staging the Wars: Henry IV Parts I and II

Join our actors, technicians and creative teams at the Barbican Centre as we examine the characters and action of Henry IV Part I & II in this specially created day. 

Sessions will include: 

  • How do you turn a theatre into a battlefield?  An onstage session with members of the creative team looking at the challenges of creating a warzone on stage; exploring the design choices made on the set of Henry IV Parts I and II; and examine the interpretive choices that the text offers;
  • A one-hour practical workshop exploring the story and characters;
  • A post-show talk with the actors

Ideal for: KS4 and 5
Date: 22 January 2015, 10.30am - 5pm
Location: Barbican Centre
Cost: £24 per student (RSC Education Members), £25 per student (non-Members). Price includes a ticket for matinee performance of Henry IV Part I. One free adult place is provided (and required) for every ten students.

To book for this event please contact the Barbican Groups booking line on 020 7382 7211. 

Henry IV Parts I & II

by William Shakespeare

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14 - 18 Oct 2014

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11 - 15 Nov 2014

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21 - 25 Oct 2014

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4 - 8 Nov 2014

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28 Oct - 1 Nov 2014

Barbican Theatre, London
29 Nov 2014 - 24 Jan 2015

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