Henry V

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The New Statesman
1966 and all thatsystem. While the stage was being repaired, O’Neill wandered around the camp, t
1966 and all that
The New Statesman / Posted 17 hours ago
system. While the stage was being repaired, O’Neill wandered around the camp, talking to punters, possibly in a cloak, like Henry V before Agincourt. He found two young men of 19 who turned out to be Sunni Muslims from Iraq. About 90 feet away, he... Read more
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The New Statesman
He gave a total stranger $50,000 in cash: the strange, multi-million dollar empire of the Trans-Siberian Orchestrasystem. While the stage was being repaired, O’Neill wandered around the camp, t
He gave a total stranger $50,000 in cash: the strange, multi-million dollar empire of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra
The New Statesman / Posted 18 hours ago
system. While the stage was being repaired, O’Neill wandered around the camp, talking to punters, possibly in a cloak, like Henry V before Agincourt. He found two young men of 19 who turned out to be Sunni Muslims from Iraq. About 90 feet away, he... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Orson Welles' Masterpiece - 'Chimes at Midnight'chose to make his final Shakespeare film, he conflated parts of 'Henry IV' (par
Orson Welles' Masterpiece - 'Chimes at Midnight'
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
chose to make his final Shakespeare film, he conflated parts of 'Henry IV' (parts1 & 2) with lines from 'Richard II,' 'Henry V,' and 'The Merry Wives of indoor' to produce his masterpiece, with his performance as Falstaff widely regarded as the... Read more
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USA Today
10 times Helen Mirren was a bona fide national treasureparticular, older women. Do better, studios. (Photo: Gregg DeGuire, WireImage)
10 times Helen Mirren was a bona fide national treasure
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
particular, older women. Do better, studios. (Photo: Gregg DeGuire, WireImage) "There isn't a King Lear for women, or a Henry V, or a Richard III," Mirren affirmed in the same interview with The Independent. "You reach a level where you can... Read more
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Games Radar
Six things You missed in the We Happy Few demoenough depth to send a scuba diver into rhapsodies. The name We Happy Few alone
Six things You missed in the We Happy Few demo
Games Radar / Posted 4 days ago
enough depth to send a scuba diver into rhapsodies. The name We Happy Few alone is a nod to *that* speech in Shakespeare’s Henry V. More specifically, Henry V says that he and those who fight for him, ‘we happy few’, will go up in the world, but... Read more
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Hunts Post
Summer Shakespeare festival in Cambridge will showcase the work of the bardthe world-over will be performed at the Cambridge Shakespeare Festival (CSF) th
Summer Shakespeare festival in Cambridge will showcase the work of the bard
Hunts Post / Posted 4 days ago
the world-over will be performed at the Cambridge Shakespeare Festival (CSF) this summer, with the likes of Coriolanus, Henry V and A Comedy of Errors taking to the stage. Now in its 29th year, the CSF promises eight glittering performances,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Depression. Drugs. Alcohol. Tourette’s. And at 35, another Olympics.six captains. Ervin had to prep to give a speech after that to the U.S. team, s
Depression. Drugs. Alcohol. Tourette’s. And at 35, another Olympics.
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
six captains. Ervin had to prep to give a speech after that to the U.S. team, so he started thumbing through Shakespeare’s “Henry V” for inspiration. Marsh first got to know Ervin at the 2000 Olympics, when Marsh was a U.S. assistant coach and... Read more
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Island Packet
Scott Fowler: Depression, drugs, alcohol, Tourette's, and at 35, another Olympicssix captains. Ervin had to prep to give a speech after that to the U.S. team, s
Scott Fowler: Depression, drugs, alcohol, Tourette's, and at 35, another Olympics
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
six captains. Ervin had to prep to give a speech after that to the U.S. team, so he started thumbing through Shakespeare's "Henry V" for inspiration. Marsh first got to know Ervin at the 2000 Olympics, when Marsh was a U.S. assistant coach and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Depression. Drugs. Alcohol. Tourette’s. And at 35, another Olympics.six captains. Ervin had to prep to give a speech after that to the U.S. team, s
Depression. Drugs. Alcohol. Tourette’s. And at 35, another Olympics.
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
six captains. Ervin had to prep to give a speech after that to the U.S. team, so he started thumbing through Shakespeare’s “Henry V” for inspiration. Marsh first got to know Ervin at the 2000 Olympics, when Marsh was a U.S. assistant coach and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Meet Mr. Duterte, the maker of mannersJuly 22, 2016 10:52 pm THERE is a lively scene in Shakespeare’s history play,
Meet Mr. Duterte, the maker of manners
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
July 22, 2016 10:52 pm THERE is a lively scene in Shakespeare’s history play, Henry V, where the young king, just recently ascended to power, pays court to young Princess Katherine, daughter of the French king... Read more
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Orange County Register
Kerry meets with Boris Johnson, and it's a friendly but at times awkward affairto exhort his counterpart to act less like Shakespeare’s wayward Prince Hal and
Kerry meets with Boris Johnson, and it's a friendly but at times awkward affair
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
to exhort his counterpart to act less like Shakespeare’s wayward Prince Hal and more like the responsible and capable Henry V. Johnson’s initial forays into international politics - a meeting with European Union officials on Monday and talks... Read more
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express
Spitfire tribute for Battle of Britain herotranslated into as many as 20 languages and two non-fiction books: The Roya Sha
Spitfire tribute for Battle of Britain hero
express / Posted 13 days ago
translated into as many as 20 languages and two non-fiction books: The Roya Shakespeare Company’s Centenary Production of Henry V and The Royal Shakespeare Company: A History of Ten Decades. Born in Devon, she read English literature at Girton... Read more
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CNET
Brian Blessed voices TomTom ShoutNav: We salute Brian's best bitsthe blood-and-thunder -- and very rude -- Richard IV: Brian's career is bursti
Brian Blessed voices TomTom ShoutNav: We salute Brian's best bits
CNET / Posted 14 days ago
the blood-and-thunder -- and very rude -- Richard IV: Brian's career is bursting with memorable lines, like this one from Henry V: Brian's a big man with big hobbies. He climbed Mont Blanc at the age of 17, and has taken on Everest three times.... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Weekly Calendar: July 7 — July 14, 2016$10. Reserve at (631) 749-0600.WEDNESDAY, JULY 20Shakespeare in Community, scre
Weekly Calendar: July 7 — July 14, 2016
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
$10. Reserve at (631) 749-0600.WEDNESDAY, JULY 20Shakespeare in Community, screening of the Globe Theatre Production of “Henry V,” 4:30 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042. THURSDAY, JULY 21 Song Swap, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Volunteer Park gazebo, Bridge... Read more
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express
Top ten facts about…the Bastillefrom an attack by the British during the 100 Years War. 3. From 1420-1436, aft
Top ten facts about…the Bastille
express / Posted 15 days ago
from an attack by the British during the 100 Years War. 3. From 1420-1436, after Paris had been captured by the forces of Henry V, the English used the Bastille as a prison.Related articles Top 10 facts about Portugal Top ten facts about... Read more
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ABC News
Apollo 11 Source Code Is Now on GitHub and It Has Tons of Easter Eggsprogram for the keyboard and display system. Within that file is another Easte
Apollo 11 Source Code Is Now on GitHub and It Has Tons of Easter Eggs
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
program for the keyboard and display system. Within that file is another Easter egg: a quote from William Shakespeare's "Henry V." MIT/NASAPart of the source code MIT programmers wrote for Apollo 11's flight software is pictured here in a... Read more
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The Age
Female Macbeths, Asian King Lears: Shakespeare embraces diversitypowerfully transgressive. "A female soldier can die on the front line, so why c
Female Macbeths, Asian King Lears: Shakespeare embraces diversity
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
powerfully transgressive. "A female soldier can die on the front line, so why can't a female Hector or Ajax fight a battle? Henry V and Margaret Thatcher both started wars. Of course, the argument that the plays are often about gender and specific... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘It’s as if Saoirse Ronan was born in the theatre’ - Ivo van Hovein under four weeks. Even Toneelgroep’s Kings of War, the company’s most recent
‘It’s as if Saoirse Ronan was born in the theatre’ - Ivo van Hove
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
in under four weeks. Even Toneelgroep’s Kings of War, the company’s most recent Shakespeare cycle of five history plays – Henry V, Henry VI Parts 1, 2 and 3, and Richard III – took just seven weeks to finish. Like many of Van Hove’s innovations,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ivo van Hove: ‘It was as if Saoirse Ronan was born in the theatre’in under four weeks. Even Toneelgroep’s Kings of War, the company’s most recent
Ivo van Hove: ‘It was as if Saoirse Ronan was born in the theatre’
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
in under four weeks. Even Toneelgroep’s Kings of War, the company’s most recent Shakespeare cycle of five history plays – Henry V, Henry VI Parts 1, 2 and 3, and Richard III – took just seven weeks to finish. Like many of Van Hove’s innovations,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Female Macbeths, Asian King Lears: Shakespeare embraces diversitypowerfully transgressive. "A female soldier can die on the front line, so why c
Female Macbeths, Asian King Lears: Shakespeare embraces diversity
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
powerfully transgressive. "A female soldier can die on the front line, so why can't a female Hector or Ajax fight a battle? Henry V and Margaret Thatcher both started wars. Of course, the argument that the plays are often about gender and specific... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 11the age of 82 in Ashurst, West Sussex, England. Olivier is known for his three
July 11
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 days ago
the age of 82 in Ashurst, West Sussex, England. Olivier is known for his three Shakespeare films as actor-director, 1944's "Henry V," 1948's "Hamlet" and 1955's "Richard III." He was nominated for a total of 12 Academy Awards, winning Best Actor for... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
REVIEW: Haffner Orchestra in top formmusic: sadly, the audio system used for spoken text accompanying the first of t
REVIEW: Haffner Orchestra in top form
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
music: sadly, the audio system used for spoken text accompanying the first of two extracts from Walton’s music for Henry V was ill matched to this acoustic, to the detriment of the combined performance. The whole of Mendelssohn’s... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Harbaugh: 'There's No Reason to Apologize in Football'I'm not sure, but Jim was just standing there in front of the group, reciting i
Harbaugh: 'There's No Reason to Apologize in Football'
Bleacher Report / Posted 22 days ago
I'm not sure, but Jim was just standing there in front of the group, reciting it from memory. JH: I think he did that with Henry V, the battle cry. "Who stands with me this day will stand forever"—something like that. He told me that was the day... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
The Essential A&E Picks for July 7-13plays include the romantic comedy of Much Ado About Nothing, the history of you
The Essential A&E Picks for July 7-13
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
plays include the romantic comedy of Much Ado About Nothing, the history of young Prince Hal coming into his own power in Henry V (pictured), and the Roman tragedy of Julius Caesar; they're joined by a production of The Three Musketeers in the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
A gastronomical and cultural glance at the Tour de Franceof Anjou province and the seat of the Plantagenets, who provided some famous mo
A gastronomical and cultural glance at the Tour de France
KTVN Reno / Posted 25 days ago
of Anjou province and the seat of the Plantagenets, who provided some famous monarchs like Richard the Lionheart and Henry V. Baguette and butter: Mark Cavendish showed off his sprinting experience by edging German rival Andre Greipel in a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
A gastronomical and cultural glance at the Tour de Franceof Anjou province and the seat of the Plantagenets, who provided some famous mo
A gastronomical and cultural glance at the Tour de France
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 25 days ago
of Anjou province and the seat of the Plantagenets, who provided some famous monarchs like Richard the Lionheart and Henry V. Baguette and butter: Mark Cavendish showed off his sprinting experience by edging German rival Andre Greipel in a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
A gastronomical and cultural glance at the Tour de Franceof Anjou province and the seat of the Plantagenets, who provided some famous mo
A gastronomical and cultural glance at the Tour de France
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 25 days ago
of Anjou province and the seat of the Plantagenets, who provided some famous monarchs like Richard the Lionheart and Henry V. Baguette and butter: Mark Cavendish showed off his sprinting experience by edging German rival Andre Greipel in a... Read more
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express
Sporting heroes of the Somme: Promising athletes who enlist in WW1’s bloodiest slaughtergold medal- winning archer Private William Dod’s ancestor Sir Anthony Dod was
Sporting heroes of the Somme: Promising athletes who enlist in WW1’s bloodiest slaughter
express / Posted 28 days ago
gold medal- winning archer Private William Dod’s ancestor Sir Anthony Dod was knighted at the Battle of Agincourt by Henry V and so it was somehow appropriate that he too should go to war in France, despite being nearly 50. The English army’s... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Jude Law and John Malkovich to return to London stage in 2017 playsJude’s last outing on the stage in the capital was in The Vote at the Donmar Wa
Jude Law and John Malkovich to return to London stage in 2017 plays
Irish Examiner / Posted 30 days ago
Jude’s last outing on the stage in the capital was in The Vote at the Donmar Warehouse in 2015, following a run as Henry V at the Noel Coward Theatre in 2013 and 2014. The Barbican Centre will celebrate the power of the moving image... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jude Law and John Malkovich to return to London in 2017 playsfor him. Law's last outing on the stage in the capital was in The Vote at The
Jude Law and John Malkovich to return to London in 2017 plays
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
for him. Law's last outing on the stage in the capital was in The Vote at The Donmar Warehouse in 2015, following a run as Henry V at the Noel Coward Theatre in 2013 and 2014. The Barbican Centre will celebrate the power of the moving image... Read more
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Evening Standard
To buy or not to buy? Selfridges hosts modern Shakespeare productionof Henry IV, Part 1. At 8pm tonight, next door at the NT, there will be a free
To buy or not to buy? Selfridges hosts modern Shakespeare production
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
of Henry IV, Part 1. At 8pm tonight, next door at the NT, there will be a free screening of Olivier’s rabble-rousing Henry V projected onto the iconic fly tower. Cult upcoming curios at The New Cross and Deptford Free Film Festival (until May... Read more
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Evening Standard
Hundreds of years of dirt and dust transformed into work of artduring 900 years of intrigue in the hall, part of the Royal Palace of Westminst
Hundreds of years of dirt and dust transformed into work of art
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
during 900 years of intrigue in the hall, part of the Royal Palace of Westminster, including Isabella Steer the courts of Henry V, Richard III and Elizabeth I. When peeled away, the sheets created an extraordinary image formed of stains that date... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Film Festival Announces Cine-Rama Summer Seriesplayed by Welles with looming, lumbering grace. Integrating elements from both
Chattanooga Film Festival Announces Cine-Rama Summer Series
The Chattanoogan / Posted 1 months ago
played by Welles with looming, lumbering grace. Integrating elements from both Henry IV plays as well as Richard II, Henry V, and The Merry Wives of Windsor, Welles created a gritty and unorthodox Shakespeare film, one that he intended, he... Read more
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Orange County Register
Great Britain or 'Little England'? 'Brexit' vote revives an old tensionthe channel, dating to Roman times, is woven into this island’s DNA, binding th
Great Britain or 'Little England'? 'Brexit' vote revives an old tension
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
the channel, dating to Roman times, is woven into this island’s DNA, binding the rousing Shakespearean battle cries of Henry V invading Agincourt in France in 1415 to the banners raised by fans in contemporary European soccer championships,... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Brexit: The messy aftermath of a bloody messor even from the country’s portrait on old TV shows and in movies like The Batt
Brexit: The messy aftermath of a bloody mess
Daily Maverick / Posted 1 months ago
or even from the country’s portrait on old TV shows and in movies like The Battle of Britain or the wartime version of Henry V. Interestingly, according to those who track internet searches, Googled questions such as “What is the EU?” were... Read more
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CNN
Brexit: Why are Brits thumbing their noses?the "leave" campaign has set. Why did this happen? A salutary lesson from hist
Brexit: Why are Brits thumbing their noses?
CNN / Posted 1 months ago
the "leave" campaign has set. Why did this happen? A salutary lesson from history may be due. Within a year of Agincourt, Henry V was dead, his massive debts financing that battle far from paid, and within a few years, the war settled in the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH economy seen to weather ‘Brexit’said Brexit was unlikely to have a significant direct impact on the Philippines
PH economy seen to weather ‘Brexit’
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
said Brexit was unlikely to have a significant direct impact on the Philippines and its bilateral relations with the UK. Henry V. Schumacher, vice president of the European Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines, expressed optimism Brexit would... Read more
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Torontoist
Get to Know Scotland's Royalty in The James Plays at Luminato Festivalwho’d like to oust them from the throne. James I: The Key Will Keep the Lock o
Get to Know Scotland's Royalty in The James Plays at Luminato Festival
Torontoist / Posted 1 months ago
who’d like to oust them from the throne. James I: The Key Will Keep the Lock opens with a sly stab at Shakespeare: Henry V, the Bard’s beloved warrior king, appears here as a crazily belligerent war-monger (Matthew Pidgeon) who bullies the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Six hours, 20 actors, 70-plus roles: Stratford presents a marathon game of thrones, Shakespeare-styleRichard II and Henry IV Part 1 Starring Tom Rooney and Jonathan Sousa 3.5 sta
Six hours, 20 actors, 70-plus roles: Stratford presents a marathon game of thrones, Shakespeare-style
The Globe and Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Richard II and Henry IV Part 1 Starring Tom Rooney and Jonathan Sousa 3.5 stars Redemption: Henry IV Part 2 and Henry V Starring Araya Mengesha and Graham Abbey It’s the Henriad in a hurry. The Stratford Festival is presenting four of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Independence Day: Resurgence, film review: Capital punishmentturn. Illegal aliens: London gets a pasting (Twentieth Century Fox) But that
Independence Day: Resurgence, film review: Capital punishment
Evening Standard / Posted 1 months ago
turn. Illegal aliens: London gets a pasting (Twentieth Century Fox) But that speech, that speech... President Whitmore’s Henry V at Agincourt pastiche, with a touch of Dylan Thomas for added nausea, was once voted “cheesiest movie moment of all... Read more
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Evening Standard
We need to start healing the wounds after the divisive EU Referendumsemi-truths will spew clichés about the need to “come together” and “build brid
We need to start healing the wounds after the divisive EU Referendum
Evening Standard / Posted 1 months ago
semi-truths will spew clichés about the need to “come together” and “build bridges”. Overnight, their tone will shift from Henry V at Agincourt to Jesus during the Sermon on the Mount. Tomorrow is a dust-settling day. Even if Remain prevails, the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Rosamund Urwin: It’s been fun but I’ve had my fill of referendum talksemi-truths will spew clichés about the need to “come together” and “build brid
Rosamund Urwin: It’s been fun but I’ve had my fill of referendum talk
Evening Standard / Posted 1 months ago
semi-truths will spew clichés about the need to “come together” and “build bridges”. Overnight, their tone will shift from Henry V at Agincourt to Jesus during the Sermon on the Mount. Tomorrow is a dust-settling day. Even if Remain prevails, the... Read more

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