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Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffin, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffin, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffin, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffen, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffen, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffen, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffen, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffen, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffen, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffen, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffen, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffen, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Image from Henry VIII, Davies&Edgar/Griffen, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
Performance Details - Henry VIII
Davies&Edgar/Griffin, Royal Shakespeare Company, September 1984
"A pastiche Weill score from Ilona Sekacz and cut-out scenery from Hayden Griffin that slides back and forth on metal grids works well for a play that is episodic, fragmented and uneven." Michael Billington, Guardian 12.9.84
Opening Date: 11 September 1984
Theatre: Barbican
Theatre Company: Royal Shakespeare Company
 
 
Cast - Henry VIII
John Nolan Abergavenny/Lord Mayor/Courtier/Archbishop/Cardinal Campeius
Lesley Duff Anne Bullen
Caroline Harris Anne's Lady
Oliver Ford-Davies Bishop Gardiner
Roger Hyams Bishop of Lincoln/Messenger
Campbell Morrison Cardinal Campeius/Soldier/Courtier
Stephen Moore Cardinal Wolsey
David Schofield Duke of Buckingham
Bruce Alexander Duke of Norfolk
Martin Milman Duke of Suffolk
Nigel Cooke Earl of Surrey/Courtier
David Haig/Stanley Page Gentleman
Clyde Pollit Griffith/Surveyor
Richard Griffiths Henry VIII
Gemma Jones Katherine of Aragon
Jill Connick/Tina Jones/Tilda Swinton Lady in Waiting
Geoffrey Beevers Lord Chamberlain
Eileen Page Patience
Graham Sinclair Sergeant at Arms/Soldier
Richard Garnett Sir Thomas Lovell
Alexander Wilson Sir Walter Sands/Courtier
Henry Goodman Thomas Cranmer/Courtier
Paul Greenwood Thomas Cromwell
Deirdre Clancy costume
Hayden Griffen designer
Howard Davies and David Edgar director
David Hersey lighting
Ilona Sekacz music
William Shakespeare playwright

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