England, My England (1995)

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Biography of Henry Purcell, designed to coincide with the 300th anniversary of the composer's death. Presented as two parallel narratives, one set in 1960s England, the other in the seventeenth centry, an actor-writer embarks on researching a play about Purcell.

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