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Podcast Shakespeare

A listening tour through the works, life, and afterlife of William Shakespeare.

Aug 8, 2017

"In states unborn and accents yet unknown." - Cassius, Julius Caesar


A brief overview of what's to come on Podcast Shakespeare, and some recommendations for enjoyable listening.

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Links mentioned:

Kenneth Branagh as Benedick in Much Ado About Nothing

Jane Austen's letter (LV) regarding King John

The Complete Arkangel Shakespeare



Sergei Prokofiev, "Montagues and Capulets", from Romeo and Juliet (ballet), 1935

Henry Purcell / John Weldon, Introduction to The Tempest, or the Enchanted Island, 1667

Blackadder (Rowan Atkinson) meets Shakespeare in Blackadder Back & Forth, 1999

Kym Mazelle, "Young Hearts Run Free", from Baz Luhrmann's Romeo + Juliet, 1996