William Shakespeare

Richard II

Globe: Ричард II

Ruling by divine right, but himself ruled by caprice, King Richard exiles Henry Bolingbroke and seizes his father’s vast estates. While Richard is distracted by a rebellion in Ireland, Bolingbroke returns to England, intent on recovering his rightful property and, with the support of his disgruntled peers, perhaps seizing the crown itself.

Dazzlingly eloquent and ceremonious, Richard II invests a weak and self-dramatising man with tragic status and represents Shakespeare’s most searching exploration of the meaning of kingship and the rising powers that can destroy it.

Language

English

Runtime

2 hours 41 minutes with one intermission

Act 1

89 min

Intermission

10 min

Act 2

82 min

2016

16+

Schedule


There are no screenings in your city currently.


Can be interesting for you

Coriolanus

22 September, Tuesday

19:00 Kinomir Edem

Language: English language, russian subtitles

Frankenstein: Cumberbatch

Two versions of the production are shown - principal performers Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller exhange parts.

23 September, Wednesday

19:00 Pobeda

Language: English, russian subtitles

King Lear

27 September, Sunday

15:00 Pobeda

Language: english, russian subtitles

The Red Shoes

30 September, Wednesday

19:00 Pobeda

Language: English, russian subtitles

© TheatreHD 2020

18+