New adaptation of Gogol's play misses the targets.
A stripped back, text driven, emotionally rich performance.
Magical fun, frolics and some great laughs, but overlong, and the same formula of corny "things go wrong" gags reworked over-and-over again
King Henry VI, Parts 2 (Rebellion) and 3 (Wars of the Roses): William Shakespeare, Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford Upon Avon, Each Play runs 3 hours, one interval of 20 mins, one pause of 10 mins. Run until 04 June 2022 Review: Rod Dungate, Performance 30 April 2022, Chilled and AD performances 5*****
I thought much more highly of the plays coming out than I did going in.