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Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

King John (1941, The Old Vic)

TitleKing John
Theater CompanyThe Old Vic
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1941
Play ConnectionsKing John (performance)
Media Collections

Cast Overview

King JohnErnest Milton
Queen EleanorEsme Church
Prince HenryFreda Gaye
Arthur, Duke of BrittaineAnn Casson
ConstanceSybil Thorndike
Blanche of SpainRenee Ascherson
Lady FaulconbridgeSonia Dresdel
Philip Faulconbridge, the BastardGeorge Hagan
Robert FaulconbridgeJames Ottaway
Earl of PembrokePhilip Thornley
Earl of SalisburyJohn Garside
Lord BigotNigel Buchanan
Hubert de BurghErnest Hare
King Philip of FranceAbraham Sofaer
Prince Lewis the DauphinRichard Wordsworth
Duke Limoges of AustriaPhilip Thornley
Lord MelunClement Ashby
ChatillonAlec Mango
Cardinal PandulphLewis Casson

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorLewis Casson
DirectorTyrone Guthrie
DesignerFrederick Crooke

Company Overview

Theater Company The Old Vic