March 17, 2017
“Great Performances: The Hollow Crown” Wins Falstaff Award
The Great Performances production of The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses has been honored with a Falstaff Award for “Best Film” from PlayShakespeare.com.
The mini-series, comprising Henry VI, Parts 1 and 2 (the plays’ three parts condensed to two parts) and Richard III, won the award over the restored version of Orson Welles’ Macbeth.
The full list of winners can be found here. The Falstaff Awards honor the best in Shakespeare performance, film, and publications worldwide.