Captured live from London’s Donmar Warehouse Theatre
Kit Harington (Game of Thrones) plays the title role in Shakespeare’s thrilling study of nationalism, war and the psychology of power.
Fresh to the throne, King Henry V launches England into a bloody war with France. When his campaign encounters resistance, this inexperienced new ruler must prove he is fit to guide a country into war.
This exciting modern production directed by Max Webster (Life of Pi) explores what it means to be English and England’s relationship to Europe, asking: “Do we ever get the leaders we deserve?”
The production runs approximately three hours.
The Stage on Screen Series is Sponsored by Dr. James M. & Marcia Merrins