The amazing Terry lights up the stage. There was lightning in the sky as I drove home from the Open Air Theatre -- and then a torrential overnight storm -- but a different kind of lightning had struck onstage earlier that evening: a production of Henry V that was electrifying in every other sense.
"Follow your spirit: and upon this charge, Cry — God for Harry! England and Saint George!"Directed by Donmar Warehouse Associate Director Robert Hastie, Olivier Award-winning actress Michelle Terry takes the title role of Henry.
Henry V is part of Shakespeare400, celebrating Shakespeare’s creative influence in national and global culture in the 400th anniversary of his death.
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As England triumphs at the Battle of Agincourt during her quest to win the French crown, Henry V becomes one of the great warrior kings leading “we happy few, we band of brothers “ in Shakespeare’s retelling of this famous victory