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Henry V
Henry VI, part 1
Henry VI, part 2
Henry VI, part 3
Henry VIII
Julius Caesar
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Love’s Labour’s Lost
Macbeth
Measure for Measure
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The Merry Wives of Windsor
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Much Ado About Nothing
Othello
Pericles
Richard II
Richard III
Romeo and Juliet
The Taming of the Shrew
The Tempest
Timon of Athens
Titus Andronicus
Troilus and Cressida
Twelfth Night
Two Gentlemen of Verona
The Winter’s Tale
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Available versions

1967: Alan Cooke

1973: Nick Havinga (Joseph Papp)

1984: Stuart Burge

1987: Herb Roland (Peter Moss)

1993: Kenneth Branagh

2010: Brandon Arnold

2011: Josie Rourke

2012: Joss Whedon

2012: Robin Lough (Jeremy Herrin)


Adaptations

2005: ShakespeaRe-Told: Much Ado About Nothing


Much Ado About Nothing
1967: Alan Cooke

So far I have not found a source for this, but its fabulous cast warrants a careful lookout. Maggie Smith and Robert Stephens (at the time married) play Beatrice and Benedick; there are half a dozen (at least) other notable names in the rest of the cast.


Antonio: Harry Lomax

Balthasar: Neil Fitzpatrick

Beatrice: Maggie Smith

Benedick: Robert Stephens

Borachio: David Hargreaves

Claudio: Michael Byrne

Coffee boy: Barry Evans

Conrade: Edward Petherbridge

Dogberry: Frank Finlay

Don John: Derek Jacobi

Don Pedro: Ronald Pickup

Friar Francis: Paul Curran

Gentleman: John McEnery

Hero: Caroline John

House maid: Chloe Ashcroft

House maid: Mary Griffiths

Inanimate: Alan Adams

Inanimate: Janina Faye

Inanimate: Kay Gallie

Inanimate: Luke Hardy

Leonato: Gerald James

A Lord: Denis DeMarne

Messenger: Malcolm Reynolds

Server: Christopher Timothy

Sexton: David Ryall

Trombonist: Alan Hutt

Ursula: Wynne Clark

Verges: Graham Crowden

Watchman #1: Roger Kemp

Watchman #2: Ron Pember

Watchman #3: David Belcher

Watchman #4: Michael Gambon

Watchman #5: John Hallam