Richard II

Richard II


the 1st play of a historic tetralogy which include Shakespeare’s Henry IV (parts 1 and a pair of) and Henry V, Richard II info the tragic downfall of the eponymous king and simultaneous upward push of Henry IV. while Richard II’s reliance on his bloodline and the Divine correct of Kings makes him quaint and similar to medieval rulers, Henry IV’s contrastingly smooth reliance on Machiavellian ideas and his highbrow prowess offers him an side that's finally Richard’s undoing. a strong and complex tragedy, Richard II continues to be essentially the most politically charged performs of Shakespeare’s illustrious profession.

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