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Scenes from Shakespeare's King Henry V

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[Starring] Yvonne Arnaud as Katharine, Henry Oscar as Henry V, Marie Mervin as Alice
The wife of Henry V, Catherine, was a Frenchwoman, and it will be interesting to hear Yvonne Arnaud's attractive foreign accents in this part. This is not her first appearance in a Shakespeare play; she played the same part at the Alhambra in January, 1934.
Henry Oscar has played Shakespearean roles for more than twenty-five years-in fact, ever since he began his stage career in 1911, when he appeared at the Memorial Theatre, Stratford, as Snug in A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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Catherine: Yvonne Arnaud
Henry V: Henry Oscar
Alice: Marie Mervin

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Scenes from Shakespeare's King Henry V

BBC Television, 5 February 1937 21.00






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