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Henry IV Part 1: Cast list for 12 players

The table below provides the cast list for Henry IV Part 1 for 12 players. Click on the Characters of the Player No. that you have been given, and you will be taken to a script in Highlight text for your characters, and starting at Act One Scene One:


Player Characters
1 Hotspur
2 Prince Hal
3 Falstaff
4 King Henry IV, Vintner,  1st Traveler
5 Worcester, Servant
6 Poins, Mortimer, Westmorland
7 Vernon, Lady Percy, 1 Carrier
8 Glendower, Archbishop Of York,  Francis, Messenger, Ostler
9 Douglas, Gadshill, Sheriff
10 Hostess, 2 Carrier, Sir Michael, Prince John, 2nd Traveler
11 Northumberland, Bardoll, Chamberlain, Messenger 2
12 Blunt, Peto


Also note that Lady Glendower has no lines in the script, but does ‘speak in Welsh’ on a few occassions. You need to find a way of handling Lady Glendower’s Welsh lines.

.When everyone has selected their Player No….


Let’s play!


Richard Forsyth
‘The Director’


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