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In Search of Shakespeare (2004) Part 1- A Time of Revolution

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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

The Reduced Shakespeare Company.

In Search of Shakespeare 1: A Time of Revolution

Complete four part series exploring the life of the world's greatest and most famous writer. Presenter-led mixing travel adventure live action interviews and...

In Search of Shakespeare - Part 3 - The Duty Of Poets (2004)

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TEDxAldeburgh - Akala - Hip-Hop & Shakespeare?

Akala demonstrates and explores the connections between Shakespeare and Hip-Hop, and the wider cultural debate around language and it's power. MOBO award-win...

Shakespeare: Original pronunciation

TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/VDZQN2R --- An introduction by David and Ben Crystal to the 'Original Pronunciation'...

William Shakespeare - Mini Biography

Watch a short video biography of William Shakespeare, The Bard of Avon best known for his plays "Hamlet," "Romeo and Juliet," and "King Lear." Learn more abo...

Twelfth Night (Shakespeare) - Directed by Kenneth Branagh

Passion vs Intellect in Shakespeare: Titus Andronicus example

This is footage from John Barton's "Playing Shakespeare" video series, which is not otherwise available. In this clip, John Barton gives Patrick Stewart a cr...

Rowan Atkinson & Hugh Laurie - Shakespeare and Hamlet (1989)

A sketch called "A Small Rewrite", performed by Hugh Laurie (aka House) as Shakespeare and Rowan Aktinson (aka Mr Bean) as the editor.

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Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science Monitor
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:03:45 -0700

Los Angeles. It's Shakespeare's birthday – the big four-five-o; First, shall we sing praises in iambic? Then, let us talk to people in the know, And publish what they say, to seem more chic. Skip to next paragraph. Related stories ...
 
Forbes
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:34:51 -0700

Several years back, an autograph dealer in Massachusetts offered to sell us a napkin purportedly signed by William Shakespeare from the Mermaid Tavern, a reputed drinking haunt of the English bard. Rather than excitement, this “discovery” was met with ...

NPR

NPR
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:34:30 -0700

No one knows the exact date of William Shakespeare's birth, but devotees have adopted April 23 as the day to celebrate — and this year, the man from Stratford turns 450. Shakespeare's Globe Theater — a re-creation of the theater that hosted most of ...

NPR

NPR
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:45:00 -0700

What hath the Bard wrought? William Shakespeare was a word nerd if we ever saw one, and he's left a legacy of terms and idioms that have since diffused throughout pop culture, writing and colloquial speech. You've probably been quoting language ...

ABC7Chicago.com

ABC7Chicago.com
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:52:30 -0700

The poet-playwright was born April 23,1564 at Stratford-Upon-Avon, England. He also died on that date 52 years later. Above is the famed Martin Droeshout engraving of the dramatist, printed on the cover of Shakespeare's first Folio, or first complete ...

Forbes

The Atlantic
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:18:50 -0700

For more than half a century, many scholars have believed that Shakespeare consulted a 1580 dictionary published in London called An Alvearie, or Quadruple Dictionarie. Assembled by Cambridge Latin instructor John Baret, the Alvearie was one of the ...

The Independent

The Independent
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:16:32 -0700

"These lines from Shakespeare are more than just a scheduled performance in social media: they become computational objects the moment they are tweeted. Each tweet has a unique identity within the network, time stamped and shareable via retweet, ...
 
The Guardian
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:02:35 -0700

John Gielgud with Judith Anderson as Gertrude in 1936 John Gielgud with Judith Anderson as Gertrude. They appeared together in a Broadway production in 1936. Photograph: AP Laurence Olivier, seated, in the 1948 film Hamlet Laurence Olivier, seated, in ...
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