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You want reasons to keep the BBC untouched? Here’s a damn good one. Seriously doubt you’d ever get televised Shakespeare on anything owned by Murdoch…
As part of the Shakespeare Unlocked season exploring how one man captured so much about what it means to be human, the BBC is staging new adaptations of Shakespeare’s History Plays, Richard II, Henry IV Parts 1 & 2, and Henry V.
And what actors have been assembled…
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My whole charge consists of ancients, corporals, lieutenants, gentlemen of companies – slaves as ragged as Lazarus: and such as indeed were never soldiers, but discarded unjust servingmen, younger sons to younger brothers, revolted tapsters, and ostlers trade-fallen, the cankers of a calm world and a long peace.
Henry IV Part I 4.2.23-30, Falstaff’s contrasting unheroic view of his soldiering