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Richard II


Richard II was broadcast live on 13 November 2013 from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and is now showing as encore screenings in cinemas across the world.

RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran directs David Tennant in the title role. David is joined in the Company by Oliver Ford Davies as the Duke of York, Michael Pennington as John of Gaunt and Nigel Lindsay as Bolingbroke.

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The live broadcast of Richard II is now available on DVD, Blu Ray and via download. You can order your copy from the RSC Shop.

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