An Age of Kings | 4: Henry IV: The Road to Shrewsbury

Henry IV Part I

Part Four of a fifteen-part BBC series comprising Shakespeare’s history plays from Richard II to Richard III (the two tetralogies). This is the second part of Henry IV. The Percy family, Henry IV's chief allies in deposing and murdering Richard II, now plot to overthrow the King. The King's army, marches westward to encounter the rebels.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Plays
  • Channel: BBC TV
  • Duration: 01'11'23''
  • Broadcast date: 1960

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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