When Thou Art King

Adapted from Shakespeare’s plays of Henry IV parts 1 and 2 and Henry V into three parts, The Battle of Shrewsbury, The Rejection of Falstaff and The Battle of Agincourt.
Part of Theatregoround tour 1969.
Key to productions:
HOL, The Hollow Crown; PLS, Pleasure and Repentance; TRL, The Trial and Execution of Charles I; TWO, The Two Gentlemen of Verona; WHE, When Thou Art King (3 parts, Parts 1&2 performed as one).
Venues:
19–22 March, Kings Theatre Southsea, WHE.
25–29 March, Grove Theatre, Belfast, Northern Ireland, WHE.
31 March-2 April, Peacock Theatre, Dublin, Ireland, WHE.
21–22 April, Morley Gramar School, Nr Wakefield, Yorkshire, WHE.
25 April, Prince Henry’s Grammar School, Evesham, HOL.
30 April, Gipsy Hill College, Kingston Hill, Kingston, Surrey, HOL.
1 May, West Bromwich Arts Centre, Ingestre, Staffordshire, HOL.
4 May, Royal Festival Hall, London, May Day Programme.
5 May, Minster Grammar School, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, HOL.
6 May, The Nuffield Theatre, Southampton University, WHE.
7 May, Students’ Union, Southampton University, HOL.
9 May, Hedley Walter School, Brentwood, Essex, HOL.
12 May, The Grammar School, Maldon, Essex, HOL.
14 May, Criterion Theatre, Coventry, PLS.
15 May, Furzedown College, London, HOL.
16 May, St Martin’s College of Art, London, PLS.
17 May, Derwent College, University of York, PLS.
21–22 May, Civic Theatre, Chelmsford, Essex, WHE.
27 May, Town Hall, Stratford-upon-Avon, HOL.
28 May, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
2 June, Gateway Theatre, Chester, PLS.
4 June, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
6 June, Playhouse 2, Shaw, Lancashire, HOL.
10 June, Summerfield College, Nr Kidderminster, Worcestershire, HOL.
11 June, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
16 June, Doncaster College of Education, Doncaster, HOL.
18 June, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon,WHE.
20 June, Lenton Hall, The University, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, PLS.
29 June, Aldeburgh Festival, Suffolk, TRL.
8 July, Alfreton Hall, Derbyshire, HOL.
9 July, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
11 July, Longfield Secondary School, Kent, HOL.
14 July, King’s Heath Boy’s Technical School, Birmingham, TEL.
16 July, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
18 July, Highfields School, Penn, Wolverhampton, HOL.
21 July, Streetly School, Sutton Coldfield, HOL.
22 July, The Grammar School for Boys, St Albans, Hertfordshire, HOL.
23, 30 July, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
2 August, Corn Exchange, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, WHE.
6, 13 August, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
19–23 August, Arts Theatre, Cambridge, TWO.
26 August, HMS Conway, Llanfairpwll, Anglesey, TRL.
27 Aug, 3 September, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE, TWO.
2 September, Parish Hall, Stratford-upon-Avon, TRL.
9 September, Shenley Court Comprehensive School, Birmingham, HOL.
10 September, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
12 September, The Playhouse, Cheltenham, PLS.
14 September, Civic Theatre, Leeds, Yorkshire, TRL.
15 September, Cheshire College of Education, Alsager, Stoke-on-Trent, TWO.
17 September, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, TWO.
19 September, Bugbrooke Secondary School, Northampton, Northamptonshire, PLS.
20 September, Wrekin College, Wellington, Shropshire, PLS.
24 September, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
29 September, Shire Oak Grammar School, Walsall Wood, Staffordshire, HOL.
1 October, The Assembly Rooms, Surbiton, Surrey, PLS.
2 October, Coleshill Grammar School, Birmingham, HOL.
17 October, New Victoria Theatre, Halifax, Yorkshire, WHE.
20–21 October, Nuffield Theatre, The University, Southampton, TWO.
23 October, Culham College, Abingdon, Berkshire, PLS.
24 October, Nuffield Theatre, The University, Southampton, HOL.
27–28 October, The University, Hull, WHE.
30 October, West Midlands College of Education, Walsall, Staffordshire, PLS.
31 October, Boys’ Grammar Technical School, Caerphilly, Glamorgan, PLS.
2–4 November, Theatre at Rosehill, Whitehaven, Cumberland, TWO.
5 November, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
7 November, St Thomas More Secondary School, Preston, Lancashire, PLS.
10–11 November, Northcott Theatre, The University, Exeter, Devon, WHE.
12 November, Derby College of Technology, Derbyshire, PLS.
14 November, Playhouse 2, Shaw, Lancashire, PLS.
17–18 November, The Subscription Rooms, Stroud, Gloucestershire, TWO, HOL.
19 November, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, WHE.
21 November, College of Technology, Wolverhampton, HOL.
26 November, The Festival Theatre, Malvern, Worcestershire, WHE.
27 November, Residential Arts Centre, Ingestre, Staffordshire, PLS.
28 November, Scawsby College of Education, Doncaster, Yorkshire, PLS.

Cast & Crew

Cast

Alice
Bardolph
Charles VI
Chorus
Doll Tearsheet
Duke of Burgundy
Duke of Gloucester
Earl of Douglas
Earl of Warwick
Fang
Fluellen
Francis
Gadshill
Gower
Henry IV
Henry V
Hotspur
Katherine
Lady Percy
Lord Chief Justice
Messenger
Mistress Quickly
Monsieur le Fer
Montjoy
Morton
Northumberland
Peto
Pistol
Poins
Prince John
Ralph
Sheriff
Sir John Falstaff
Sir Walter Blunt
Snare
Traveller
Traveller
Traveller
Unnamed parts
Unnamed parts
Williams

Crew

Adapter
Designer
Designer
Director
Director
Music by
Playwright

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