Bell Shakespeare's wartime twist on Henry V

By Ron Cerabona
Updated April 23 2018 - 9:33pm, first published May 16 2014 - 11:12am

Stuck in a bunker for 71 consecutive nights during the London Blitz in 1941, a group of boys started a "Boys' Club", where they would rehearse a new play each week and then perform it for the other people in the shelter. Some of the plays were by William Shakespeare and it's not impossible that among them was Henry V.

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