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Title: King Henry V
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Call Number: DVD 2010-175
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990. Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe. Follows King Henry V as he unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and ensures peace by marrying a French princess.
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

Title: King Henry VI : House of York
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Call Number: DVD 2010-172
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990. Continues Shakespeare's story of Henry VI and reveals how Queen Margaret hates the Yorks and becomes the inspiration of the Lancastrians. Concludes with the Yorks winning the battle of St. Albans, and thus forcing Henry from the throne.
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

Title: King Henry VI: House of Lancaster
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Call Number: DVD 2010-173
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990. Shakespeare's historical play which recreates Henry VI's early and middle years as King. Centers on the French wars and the activities of Joan of Arc and details the culmination of the civil war between the Houses of Lancaster and York.
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

Title: King Lear
Series Title / Date: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-70
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Title: King Lear
Series Title / Date: 1983
Call Number: DVD 2012-87
Description: Adaptation of William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters.
Keywords: Laurence Olivier; Michael Elliott

Title: King Lear
Series Title / Date: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2014-34
Description: King Lear devises a test for his offspring to convince him of their suitability and compassion for rule.
Keywords: Trevor Nunn; Chris Hunt

Title: King Richard II
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Call Number: DVD 2010-178
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990. Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and the usurper, Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV).
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

Title: King Richard III
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Call Number: DVD 2010-174
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990.Shakespeare's play about Richard of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villain who usurps the crown.
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

Title: Korol Lir
Series Title / Date: 1970
Call Number: DVD 2007-452
Description: Dramatization of William Shakespeare's play in which tragedy occurs when an old king prematurely divides his kingdom between his daughters in the vain hope that they will care for him in his old age.
Keywords: Grigory Kozintsev

Title: Lear '87 Archive
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Call Number: DVD 2006-232
Description: Jill Godmilow produced and directed this archive of a two-week workshop on a new, gender-reversed production of "King Lear;" three volumes (discs).
Keywords: Mabou Mines