King Richard III

TitleKing Richard III
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1989
AuthorsRichmond, HM
Series TitleShakespeare in performance
PublisherManchester University Press; Distributed exclusively in the USA and Canada by St. Martin's Press
CityManchester; New York; New York, NY, USA
ISBN Number0719027233 9780719027239 0719027241 9780719027246

Analyzing a play which has provided triumphs for such actors as Burbage, Garrick and Olivier, this text provides a comparative account of various British productions, including Olivier's film, the 1964 Barton and Hall production, Antony Sher's rendition and several BBC versions.

Except where otherwise specified, all written commentary is © 2016, Hugh Macrae Richmond