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David Bruce: THE FAMOUS VICTORIES OF HENRY V: A Retelling — Scenes 4 and 5

— Scene 4 — The Lord Chief Justice, the Clerk of the Office, the Jailor, several law officers, John Cobbler, Derrick, and Cutbert Cutter the thief were in a room together. “Jailor, bring the prisoner to the bar,” the Lord … Continue reading

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David Bruce: THE FAMOUS VICTORIES OF HENRY V: A Retelling — Scenes 2-3

— Scene 2 — John Cobbler, Robin Pewterer, and Lawrence Costermonger were performing their civic duty by serving as watchmen over the city this night. “All is well here,” John Cobbler said. “All is well, masters.” “What do you say, … Continue reading

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David Bruce: THE FAMOUS VICTORIES OF HENRY V: A Retelling — Cast of Characters and Scene 1

CAST OF CHARACTERS (in order of appearance) Prince Henry: King Henry IV’s son and later King Henry V. In William Shakespeare’s Henry IV plays, he is known as Prince Hal. Ned: Prince Henry’s companion. Tom: Prince Henry’s companion. Jockey: Nickname of … Continue reading

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