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    Production Notes

    This is a production of the play Richard II (by William Shakespeare) by Royal Shakespeare Company, 10th April 1973 (press night), at The Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

    Cast

    Abbot of Westminster Robert Ashby
    Bishop of Carlisle Brian Glover
    Bolingbroke Richard Pasco
    Bolingbroke Ian Richardson
    Duchess of Gloucester Janet Whiteside
    Duchess of York Beatrix Lehmann
    Duke of Aumerle Nickolas Grace
    Duke of York Sebastian Shaw
    Gardener 1 Denis Holmes
    Gardener 2 Peter Machin
    Gardener 3 Wilfred Grove
    Hotspur John Abbott
    John of Gaunt Tony Church
    Lord Marshall Richard Mayes
    Lord Ross Charles Keating
    Lord Willoughby Gavin Campbell
    Messenger David Suchet
    Northumberland Clement McCallin
    Queen Isabel Janet Chappell
    Richard II Richard Pasco
    Richard II Ian Richardson
    Sir Henry Greene Ray Armstrong
    Sir John Bushy Robert Ashby
    Sir Piers of Exton Anthony Pedley
    Thomas Mowbray Denis Holmes
    Other parts John Abbott, Ray Armstrong, Robert Ashby, Gavin Campbell, Janet Chappell, Michael Ensign, Brian Glover, Nickolas Grace, Wilfred Grove, Denis Holmes, Louise Jameson, Peter Machin, Colin Mayes, Lloyd McGuire, David Suchet & Janet Whitesiden

    Crew

    Designer Tazeena Firth
    Designer Timothy O’Brien
    Director John Barton
    Light Designer David Hersey
    Music by James Walker
    Playwright William Shakespeare