Richard II

When Edward III dies, his son the Black Prince of Wales is already dead, leaving the crown to the unprepared Richard. Richard is lacks the temperament of a king, and when Bolingbroke gains support of the nobles, the end is near…

Bill Walthall (UCLA '85 English), a former high school English, Shakespeare, and Drama teacher, will read and blog about each of Shakespeare's plays, from The Comedy of Errors through The Tempest.

The Bill / Shakespeare Project