Henry VI, part 3

Henry VI, part 3

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Overview


Synopsis

This play rounds out the trilogy of Henry VI plays. Henry and York come to an agreement that Henry will rule while he is alive, and after he is dead he will pass the crown onto York. York's sons Edward and Richard, urge him to just kill Henry so that he can have the throne right away. Meanwhile Clifford stabs and kills York. York's son Richard seeks revenge on Clifford for the murder. At the end of the play, Richard also kills Henry. He is still seeking to kill Edward.


Characters

Male

Lead

Spoken

Male

Lead

Spoken

Male

Lead

Alto



Show Information

Category
Play
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Cast Size
large
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes adult, mature adult, young adult characters