What Do Critics Think of Henry V Starring Kit Harington? | Playbill

The Verdict What Do Critics Think of Henry V Starring Kit Harington?

The Shakespeare play is set to run at Donmar Warehouse through April 9.

Kit Harington and company in HENRY V Helen Murray

Reviews are in for Henry V at Donmar Warehouse which began previews February February 17. Set for a run through April 9, the show features Game of Thrones star Kit Harington in the titular role.

Donmar's associate director Max Webster directs the Shakespeare history play which explores themes of nationalism, war, and power as Prince Hal begins to accept his responsibilities as leader of a nation.

Read the reviews here.

Culture Whisper (Holly O'Mahony)

Evening Standard (Nick Curtis)

Independent (Paul Taylor)

iNews (Sam Marlowe)

London Theatre (Suzy Evans)

Londonist (Franco Milazzo)

Telegraph (Dominic Cavendish)

The Guardian (Arifa Akbar)

The Stage (David Benedict)

The Times (Clive Davis)

Theatre Weekly (Nicola Barrett)

West End Best Friend (Callum Wallace)

Playbill will continue to update this list as reviews come in.

The cast also includes Jude Akuwudike, Seumas Begg, Claire-Louise Cordwell, Kate Duchêne, Olivier Huband, David Judge, Melissa Johns, Danny Kirrane, Anoushka Lucas, Adam Maxey, Steven Meo, Joanna Songi, Marienella Phillips, Millicent Wong, and Gethin Alderman.

Along with Webster, the creative team is comprised of lighting designer Lee Curran, casting director Anna Cooper CDG, set and costume designer Fly Davis, sound designer Carolyn Downing, movement director Benoit Swan Pouffer, composer Andrew T Mackay, video designer Andrzej Goulding, and fight director Kate Waters.


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