VIDEO: Richard II Production Diary - Visit To Westminster Hall

The third video from The Royal Shakespeare Company's production diary for Richard II focuses on Historian Helen Casto's visit to Westminster Hall, one of the last surviving parts of the Palace of Westminster, with the cast and creatives of Richard II. She explains how Richard II transformed Westminster Hall, and talks about we can understand Richard the man, and Shakespeare's vision of him.

Watch the video below:

Richard II will open at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon on 10th October 2013 and will run until 16th November 2013. It will then transfer to the Barbican Theatre in London from December 9th 2013 until 25th January 2014. The play will be streamed live from the stage of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre into UK cinemas on Wednesday 13th November, and subsequently into cinemas worldwide during December and January.

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