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All’s Well That Ends Well
Antony and Cleopatra
As You Like It
The Comedy of Errors
Henry IV, part 1
Henry IV, part 2
Henry V
Henry VI, part 1
Henry VI, part 2
Henry VI, part 3
Henry VIII
Julius Caesar
King John
King Lear
Love’s Labour’s Lost
Measure for Measure
The Merchant of Venice
The Merry Wives of Windsor
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Much Ado About Nothing
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

Available versions

1911: Frank R. Benson

1912: André Calmettes, James Keane

1955: Laurence Olivier

1960: Michael Hayes

1983: Jane Howell

1995: Richard Longcraine

2008: Scott Anderson


1994: Natalya Orlova (animated)

1996: Looking for Richard

2014: NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage


2018: Shakespeare Uncovered (Season 3, Ep. 6)

Richard III
1960: Michael Hayes

This is from the BBC Series An Age of Kings.

Archbishop of York: Jeffry Wickham

Bishop of Ely: Frank Pettingell

Brackenbury: Frank Windsor

Cardinal Bourchier: Jerome Willis

Catesby: John Ringham

Duchess of York: Violet Carson

Duke of Buckingham: Edgar Wreford

Duke of Norfolk: Noel Johnson

Earl of Oxford: Julian Glover

Earl of Surrey: Barry Jackson

Earl Rivers: Kenneth Farrington

Gentleman; Messenger: John Greenwood

George, Duke of Clarence: Patrick Garland

Ghost of Clarence: Patrick Garland

Ghost of Ghost of King Edward the Fifth: Hugh Janes

Ghost of King Henry the Sixth: Terry Scully

Ghost of Prince Edward: John Greenwood

Ghost of Richard of York: Michael Lewis

Henry Tudor, Earl of Richmond: Jerome Willis

King Edward IV: Julian Glover

King Edward V: Hugh Janes

King Henry VI: Terry Scully

King Richard the Third: Paul Daneman

Lady Anne: Jill Dixon

Lord Grey: Leon Shepperdson

Lord Hastings: David Andrews

Lord Lovell: Adrian Brine

Lord Mayor: John Sharp

Lord Stanley, Earl of Derby: Jack May

Lord Stanley: Jack May

Marquess of Dorset: Anthony Valentine

Messenger: Derek Ware

Messenger: John Murray-Scott

Messenger: Terence Lodge

Messenger; Page: Timothy Harley

Murderer: Robert Lang

Murderer: Terry Wale

Priest: Jeremy Bisley

Queen Anne: Jill Dixon

Queen Elizabeth: Jane Wenham

Queen Margaret: Mary Morris

Ratcliff: Alan Rowe

Richard, Duke of Gloucester: Paul Daneman

Richard, Duke of York: Michael Lewis

Scrivener: Terry Wale

Sir Christopher Urswick: Terry Wale

Sir James Blount: Jeffry Wickham

Sir James Tyrell: Terence Lodge

Sir Richard Ratcliff: Alan Rowe

Sir Robert Brackenbury: Frank Windsor

Sir Thomas Vaughan: Robert Lang

Sir Walter Herbert: Michael Wells

Sir William Catesby: John Ringham