Royal Shakespeare Company
King and Country: Cycle C

19 January 2016 / 19:15

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The Royal Shakespeare Company’s residency at the Barbican culminates in January 2016 with a major theatrical event to mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. King and Country will see Richard II, Henry IV Parts I & II and Henry V performed in repertoire as a complete four-play season cycle. This is the only opportunity to enjoy the RSC’s tetralogy of History plays as a cycle in the UK prior to its international tour.

Directed by Gregory Doran
Design by Stephen Brimson Lewis
Lighting by Tim Mitchell
Music by Paul Englishby
Sound by Martin Slavin
Movement by Michael Ashcroft
Fights by Terry King

There are four complete cycles of performances of King and Country, bookable only as a four-play season package. The season runs from 12–24 Jan 16, with Cycle C running from 19–21 Jan.

Cycle C: Tue 19–Thu 21 Jan 2016
Richard II: Tue 19 Jan 7.15pm
Henry IV PI: Wed 20 Jan 7.15pm
Henry IV PII: Thu 21 Jan 1.30pm
Henry V: Thu 21 Jan 7.15pm
All performance in Cycle C will be Captioned and Audio-described.

Tickets for the plays that fall within this period cannot be purchased separately. Same seat guaranteed throughout the cycle.

Additional terms and conditions apply



This event is part of:
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Royal Shakespeare Company
King and Country: Shakespeare's Great Cycle of Kings

Theatre & Dance

Global Tour Premier Sponsor JP Morgan

The RSC Acting Companies are generously supported by The Gatsby Charitable Foundation and The Kovner Foundation

The Royal Shakespeare Company is supported using public funding by Arts Council England

Part of Shakespeare 400


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