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Westminster Abbey

Henry V

William Shakespeare

"And Crispin Crispian shall ne'er go by,
From this day to the ending of the world,
But we in it shall be remember'd;
We few, we happy few, we band of brothers."

Act 4, Scene 3 - Henry V

To commemorate the 600th Anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt The RSC were invited to perform Shakespeare's famous 'Crispin's Day' speech in Westminster Abbey, the place of burial for the famous English King.

Performed by RSC King and Country actor Sam Marks this performance placed Shakespeare's text within a setting rich with history and atmosphere.