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Shakespeare Monologues by William Shakespeare
 
This is truly a delightful compilation of some of the best known and loved passages from William Shakespeare's plays. Most readers would be familiar with all or at least some of them. If you've studied Shakespeare in school or college, plays like The Merchant of Venice and Macbeth were probably assigned texts. However, if you haven't encountered these plays before, Shakespeare Monologues is a great volume to browse through and enjoy at leisure. It's important to know that there is a distinct ...
 
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The Tempest by William Shakespeare
 
Banished from his own lands by a usurping brother, Prospero and his daughter Miranda have been living on a deserted island for years, until fate brings the brother within the range of Prospero's powers. Will he seek revenge, or reconcilement?
 
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Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
 
William Shakespeare’s most well-known play is more than most people realize. While it is the story of star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, it is also the story of two families in the middle of a bitter feud. Many people avoid the story because they believe it will be too difficult to read, but this is not true at all. Within a few paragraphs, the play captures your imagination and attention. Juliet is 13 years old and is love with the son of her father’s enemy. Her father has promised that ...
 
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Approaching Shakespeare
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Each lecture in this series focuses on a single play by Shakespeare, and employs a range of different approaches to try to understand a central critical question about it. Rather than providing overarching readings or interpretations, the series aims to show the variety of different ways we might understand Shakespeare, the kinds of evidence that might be used to strengthen our critical analysis, and, above all, the enjoyable and unavoidable fact that Shakespeare's plays tend to generate our ...
 
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Folger Shakespeare Library: Shakespeare Unlimited
 
Home to the world's largest collection of Shakespeare materials. Advancing knowledge and the arts. Discover it all at www.folger.edu. Shakespeare turns up in the most interesting places—not just literature and the stage, but science and social history as well. Our "Shakespeare Unlimited" podcast explores the fascinating and varied connections between Shakespeare, his works, and the world around us.
 
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Shakespeare's Restless World
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Making a selection of objects from the British Museum and collections across the UK, Neil MacGregor uncovers the stories they tell about Shakespeare's world.
 
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Reduced Shakespeare Company Podcast
 
~ Brevity is the soul of wit. ~
 
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King Lear (version 2) by SHAKESPEARE, William
 
The Tragedy of King Lear is a tragedy by William Shakespeare. The title character descends into madness after foolishly disposing of his estate between two of his three daughters based on their flattery, bringing tragic consequences for all. The play is based on the legend of Leir of Britain, a mythological pre-Roman Celtic king. It has been widely adapted for the stage and motion pictures, and the role of Lear has been coveted and played by many of the world's most accomplished actors. The ...
 
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My Own Shakespeare
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Public figures talk about the piece of Shakespeare that inspires them most.The pieces are read by well known actors. From BBC Radio 4
 
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Shakespeare's Sonnets by William Shakespeare
 
Shakespeare’s Sonnets, or simply The Sonnets, comprise a collection of 154 poems in sonnet form written by William Shakespeare that deal with such themes as love, beauty, politics, and mortality. The poems were probably written over a period of several years.
 
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Where the Bee Sucks by SHAKESPEARE, William
 
LibriVox volunteers bring you 15 recordings of Where the Bee Sucks by William Shakespeare. This was the Weekly Poetry project for April 8, 2012. Where the Bee Sucks is a song performed by Ariel, an airy spirit, in Shakespeare's The Tempest. The Tempest has proved more popular as a subject for composers than most of Shakespeare's plays. Scholar Julie Sanders ascribes this to the "perceived 'musicality' or lyricism" of the play. Thomas Arne, best known for the patriotic song Rule, Britannia!, ...
 
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Shakespeare Retold
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Ten of William Shakespeare’s most famous plays become the inspiration for a collection of stories by leading children’s writers and read by some famous voices.
 
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Shakespeare’s Sonnets
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The 154 sonnets that Shakespeare penned are some of the most famous in the world. But have you ever heard them all? This podcast series will take you through them one by one in easy 15 minute installments. The show’s two hosts, and maybe one or two special guests, will read through the sonnet and talk about what it means to them and what they feel about it.
 
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Shakespeare and Company
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Podcast by Shakespeare and Company
 
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Hamlet by SHAKESPEARE, William
 
Hamlet is commonly regarded as one of the greatest plays ever written. Drawing on Danish chronicles and the Elizabethan vogue for revenge tragedy, Shakespeare created a play that is at once a philosophic treatise, a family drama, and a supernatural thriller. In the wake of his father's death, Prince Hamlet finds that his Uncle Claudius has swiftly taken the throne and married his mother, Queen Gertrude. The ghost of the dead king then appears and charges Claudius with 'murder most foul.' Ham ...
 
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A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
 
Summer nights, romance, music, comedy, pairs of lovers who have yet to confess their feelings to each other, comedy and more than a touch of magic are all woven into one of Shakespeare's most delightful and ethereal creations – A Midsummer Night's Dream. The plot is as light and enchanting as the settings themselves. The Duke of Athens is busy with preparations for his forthcoming wedding to Hippolyta the Amazonian Queen. In the midst of this, Egeus, an Athenian aristocrat marches in, flanke ...
 
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BardCast: The Shakespeare Podcast
 
A scattershot podcast about William Shakespeare and his works.
 
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Podcasts – Sheldrake on Shakespeare
 
James Sheldrake, jack of all literary trades, attempts to say something valuable about each of Shakespeare's plays in handy 15-minute instalments.
 
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King Lear by William Shakespeare
 
Considered to be one of Shakespeare's greatest plays, the tragedy King Lear portrays some of the darkest aspects of human nature that can be found in literature. The helplessness of the human condition, as we fall prey to our destinies, the injustice and random cruelties practiced by people, suffering and humiliation, the lust for power and the greed for wealth are all depicted in this magnificent play. And through it all, runs the golden thread of love and sacrifice, daughterly affection an ...
 
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Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
 
Though it's titled The Tragedy of Julius Caesar, the man himself appears only in five scenes in the entire play! However, such is his impact on the events that surrounded him that he still remains the central figure in this psychological drama that combines politics, honor, assassination, betrayal, the lust for power, patriotism and friendship. Set in 44 BC in ancient Rome, it is one of William Shakespeare's early Tragedies. First thought to have been performed in September 1599, William Sha ...
 
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Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare by Edith Nesbit
 
Opening with an introduction to the life of the most famous Englishman of all, William Shakespeare, Edith Nesbit captures the reader's imagination in her inimitable way. Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare is a compendium of stories that re-tells some of his most famous plays. As the author of some of the best-loved children's classics like The Railway Children and The Story of the Treasure Seekers, E Nesbit always felt that children should be introduced to Shakespeare in an easier and more e ...
 
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Othello by William Shakespeare
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In seventeenth century Venice, a wealthy and debauched man discovers that the woman he is infatuated with is secretly married to a Moorish general in the Venetian army. He shares his grief and rage with a lowly ensign in the army who also has reason to hate the general for promoting a younger man above him. The villainous ensign now plots to destroy the noble general in a diabolical scheme of jealousy, paranoia and murder, set against the backdrop of the bloody Turkish-Venetian wars. This ti ...
 
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The Shakespeare Underground
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A podcast exploring the works, life, and identity of William Shakespeare
 
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The Tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare
 
Right from its famous opening scene which begins, “Thunder and lightning. Enter Three Witches” The Tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare holds the reader fast in a stirring, monumental experience that plumbs the depths of the human soul and reveals its most morbid secrets. The play is set in medieval Scotland. It is based partly on historical facts and recounts the tale of Macbeth, who was a king in Scotland, according to The Holinshead Chronicles, a book published in 1577. This book was ...
 
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Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare
 
Written around the middle of his career, Much Ado About Nothing is one of Shakespeare's great festive comedies. The men are back from the war, and everyone is ready for romance. The dashing young Claudio falls for Hero, the daughter of Leonato, governor of Messina, and his friend Don Pedro helps him secure her affection. These youthful lovers are contrasted with the more experienced (and more cynical) Benedick and Beatrice, who have to be tricked into falling in love. Don Pedro's bastard bro ...
 
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Clear Shakespeare
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The read-along Shakespeare podcast
 
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Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb
 
This little gem of a book was probably the first introduction to Shakespeare that most readers have had as children. Tales from Shakespeare was written in 1807 by a young clerk called Charles Lamb in the offices of the East India Company. Lamb co-authored them with his beloved sister Mary. The pair lived together for life, having gone through immense trauma caused by mental illness and tragedy. However, far from being a melancholy duo, they led an active and ample social life in the company ...
 
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King Henry IV by William Shakespeare
 
King Henry IV, Part 1 is the second of Shakespeare’s eight Wars of the Roses history plays, with events following those of King Richard II. As the play opens, King Henry IV (formerly Henry Bolingbroke) and Henry Percy (Hotspur) argue over the disposition of prisoners from the Battle of Holmedon. The King’s attitude toward Mortimer and the Percy family prompts them to plot rebellion. In the meantime, his son Prince Hal is living the low life in the company of Sir John Falstaff. As the time of ...
 
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The Tragedy of Hamlet by William Shakespeare
 
The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark is a tragedy by William Shakespeare. Set in the Kingdom of Denmark, the play dramatizes the revenge Prince Hamlet exacts on his uncle Claudius for murdering King Hamlet, Claudius's brother and Prince Hamlet's father, and then succeeding to the throne and taking as his wife Gertrude, the old king's widow and Prince Hamlet's mother. The play vividly portrays both true and feigned madness – from overwhelming grief to seething rage – and explores themes o ...
 
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REDUCED SHAKESPEARE COMPANY
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~ Brevity is the soul of wit. ~
 
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Not Shakespeare: Elizabethan and Jacobean Popular Theatre
 
This series of six lectures introduces six plays from the Elizabethan and Jacobean theatre. Once popular and now little-known, they can tell us a lot about what their first audiences enjoyed, aspired to and worried about - from immigrants in early modern London to the role of women in the household, from what religious changes might mean for attitudes to the dead to fantasies of easy money and social elevation.Each lecture outlines the play so there is no assumption you have already read it, ...
 
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CiTR -- Shakespeare Show
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Dan Shakespeare is here with music for your ear. Kick back with gems of the previous years.
 
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King Richard II by William Shakespeare
 
The Tragedy of King Richard II, by William Shakespeare, is the first of the history series that continues with Parts 1 and 2 of King Henry IV and with The Life of King Henry V. At the beginning of the play, Richard II banishes his cousin Henry Bolingbroke from England. Bolingbroke later returns with an army and the support of some of the nobility, and he deposes Richard. Richard is separated from his beloved Queen, imprisoned, and later murdered. By the end of the play, Bolingbroke has been ...
 
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As You Like It by William Shakespeare
 
In a tiny French dukedom, a younger brother usurps his elder brother's throne. Duke Senior is banished to the Forest of Arden along with his faithful retainers, leaving his lovely daughter Rosalind behind to serve as a companion for the usurper's daughter, Celia. However, the outspoken Rosalind soon earns her uncle's wrath and is also condemned to exile. The two cousins decide to flee together and join Duke Senior in the forest. Meanwhile, a young nobleman, Orlando is thrown out of his home ...
 
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Reduced Shakespeare Company Podcast
 
~ Brevity is the soul of wit. ~
 
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Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
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The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. Sharing the love of Shakespeare’s works, life & times around the world.
 
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Henry VIII by William Shakespeare
 
This is Shakespeare's dutiful tribute to one of the most imposing and terrifying rulers in European history. The kingdom trembles as the giant monarch storms through his midlife crisis, disposing of the faithful Katharine of Aragon and starting a new life and, the king hopes, a line of succession with the captivating young Anne Bullen. Unlike his predecessors, Henry has no doubt about the security of his tenure on the throne, and dominates the royal court with absolute authority. The extent ...
 
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Henry VI by William Shakespeare
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Henry VI, Part 1 is a history play by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written in 1591, and set during the lifetime of King Henry VI of England. Whereas 2 Henry VI deals with the King's inability to quell the bickering of his nobles, and the inevitability of armed conflict, and 3 Henry VI deals with the horrors of that conflict, 1 Henry VI deals with the loss of England's French territories and the political machinations leading up to the Wars of the Roses, as the English political ...
 
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Tragedy of Macbeth, The by SHAKESPEARE, William
 
Murder and madness, witches and war: Librivox presents a recording of Macbeth, perhaps Shakespeare's best known tragedy. Macbeth, a general in King Duncan's army, is given a prophecy by a trio of witches: he himself will become king. Fired by ambition and goaded by his ruthless wife, he murders Duncan and assumes the throne. More killings follow as Macbeth attempts to retain his crown, until he discovers that prophecies are not always what they seem. (Summary by Laurie Anne Walden) Cast: Dun ...
 
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Shakespeare High Podcast Center
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Shakespeare High: Your Shakespeare Classroom on the Internet joins the podcasting revolution to enhance your study and enjoyment of Shakespeare!
 
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Some Poems of Shakespeare by SHAKESPEARE, William
 
A selection of Shakespeare's poems from The Oxford Book of English Verse: 1250–1900. (Summary by Clarica)
 
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Speak the Speech: Universal Shakespeare Broadcasting
 
Speak the Speech makes free Shakespearean performance more widely accessible than ever, in the style of radio theater!
 
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The State of Shakespeare
Monthly
 
Great Interviews with Great Artists. We’re talking Shakespeare.
 
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Kingston Shakespeare Podcasts
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Kingston Shakespeare is the home of KiSS (Kingston Shakespeare Seminar), and its offshoot KiSSiT (Kingston Shakespeare Seminar in Theory). Both explore the world by thinking through Shakespeare.
 
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Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare
 
Antony and Cleopatra is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written sometime between 1603 and 1607. It was first printed in the First Folio of 1623. The plot is based on Thomas North's translation of Plutarch's Life of Marcus Antonius and follows the relationship between Cleopatra and Mark Antony from the time of the Parthian War to Cleopatra's suicide. The major antagonist is Octavius Caesar, one of Antony's fellow triumviri and the future first emperor of Rome. The trag ...
 
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Shakespeare Wore Plaid
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First off, let’s get this question out of the way. What has William Shakespeare have to do with music? Well that’s easy, two words, Iambic Pentameter. Iambic pentameter refers to a certain kind of line of poetry, and has to do with the number of syllables in the line and the emphasis placed on those syllables. Although he was famous for his plays, Shakespeare was first and foremost a poet. Musicians, writers, painters and creatives, they are all poets. How do you think songs are written? It’ ...
 
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Twelfth Night (version 2) by SHAKESPEARE, William
 
Shakespeare's great festive comedy, probably written and first performed around 1601, follows the adventures of twins Viola and Sebastian, who are separated from each other by a shipwreck. Viola, believing her brother dead, disguises herself as a page in order to serve the lovesick Duke Orsino, who has been rejected by the Countess Olivia. The ensemble cast includes a roster of wonderfully comic characters: Olivia's drunken uncle Sir Toby Belch, his foolish friend Sir Andrew Aguecheek, the w ...
 
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Shakespeare Sundays with Chop Bard
 
Shakespeare Sundays with Chop Bard, is a practical, and enthusiastic exploration of William Shakespeare’s work. Each episode will take on a single subject taken from his words, lines, poetry, themes, or resources, in order to better understand them, and find out what use can be made of them.
 
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The Pendant Shakespeare aka the Wild Bill Variety Show by Pendant Productions
 
Pendant Productions
 
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American Shakespeare Center Podcast Central
 
Blackfriars Backstage Pass A fun, informative, off-the-cuff discussion series involving American Shakespeare Center Executive Director Dr. Ralph Alan Cohen and members of the ASC acting troupe as they explore literary devices, characterization, acting and directorial choices, and more for each of the plays currently appearing on the stage of the American Shakespeare Center?s Blackfriars Playhouse in Staunton, VA. Each edition of Backstage Pass also serves as a useful and enjoyable tool for t ...
 
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This week on the show, Troy and Chris chat with author and illustrator Jordan Monsell, who has a Shakespearean adaptation of the film we all know and love, Ghostbusters. Monsell talks about his love for theater, his encyclopedic knowledge of Shakespeare, and how he approached adapting one of the most quotable movies in history into the Old Engl ...…
 
In episode 6 Gillian and George discuss A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare...except they actually talk about The Real Housewives' authenticity, Vin Diesel's legacy, and Emma Thompson's brilliance more than the play. Do they spoil the play? No, to reiterate: they mainly talk about The Real Housewives. Our theme music is: "Happy All ...…
 
Nick is joined by a trio of young Lexington actors, with Lexington theater artist and director Tonda-Leah Fields to discuss their production of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare. Originally broadcast on February 26, 2002, and presented now in memory of Tonda, who passed on July 29, 2017.By mrfriendly2k@hotmail.com (Joe Conkwright).
 
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The Eyeopener from CBC Radio Calgary (Highlights)
 
On today's podcast: Preparations for the GlobalFest fireworks competition; cross-country hitchhikers make it to St John's; Shakespeare by the Bow deals with weather and forest fire smoke.By podcasting@cbc.ca.
 
David Blue Garrison, Paul Burke, Meggan Hyde and Celestial Meeker sit down on the Blacktop Stage to talk about improvisation and their current running production of Femprovised Shakespeare. Intro and outro music by Jayson Angove.
 
ShakenBake interviews Dr. Lea Frost about Shakespeare's "Henry IV, part 1". They discuss approaching the play with high school students by making analogies with "Hamilton". They also discuss the role of Falstaff and the common folk in this rich play. Follow me @ShakenBakeMHS
 
On today's episode of the SLPS Nick goes SOLO!We know, there's been a lot of solo efforts as of late but trust us when we say it's just as sad for us as it is for you!On this week's episode Nick talks about his feelings on William Shakespeare and the idea of hero worship. On top of that, he talks about seeing BLACK MIRROR for the first time, in ...…
 
Does having a bigger vocabulary make you a better poet? Can we tell something about poets from the words they use? Does Wu Tang really use more vocabulary words than Shakespeare? We talk about all this and more as we examine the role of vocabulary in poetry.
 
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Arizona Spotlight | Interviews, Music, and Headlines from Southern Arizona
 
Also on Arizona Spotlight: Opioid addicts struggle to get their recovery covered; astronomical events in the works of William Shakespeare; and a folktale from India in "The Drum and The Story".
 
https://oneperfectdayin.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/o15a-london-thames-sights-walk-81017-6-52-pm.mp3 (Click above to listen to the podcast. Show notes, information, and links are below.) This podcast features the area of London from St. Paul’s, across the Millennium Bridge over the Thames and along the Thames toward Big Ben and Westminster Brid ...…
 
This podcast features Dr. Marianne Montgomery of English Department Chair at East Carolina University. She provides wonderful commentary on the theme of dreaming, what the plays says about plays, and the reasons for the play's exceptional popularity. Follow me at @ShakenBakeMHS
 
Created by Gecko's associate director Rich Rusk and devising performer Chris Evans (Gecko's: The Overcoat, Missing, Institute, The Time of Your Life, The Wedding), The Dreamer is an international collaboration between Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre and Gecko, created as part of British Council's 2016 Shakespeare Lives programme. Journalist Mark ...…
 
In which Jeff and Movies Babies Devin and Sean continue their fascinating conversation; we learn there's not a mainstream anymore; there's no barrier which means a lot of poop gets thrown on the internet; Jeff praises the audio quality of the Movie Babies; Sean and Devin discuss their different creative philosophies; Jeff says the worst thing h ...…
 
Surge and Anna discuss one of the best (in their humble opinions) Fear Street books to date, The Prom Queen.Before their discussion, Surge reviews Shakespeare's The Tempest and Anna reviews the upcoming book Rose&Poe by Jack Todd.
 
According to IMDB, the budget for 2015’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens was an estimated $245,000,000.00. I don’t think I’m going out on a limb here in saying the budget for the Redwood Theatre Company’s production of Brittany Law’s original musical parody The Farce Awakens was about 1/245,000,000th of that. Cardboard sets, Super Soakers for ray ...…
 
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JHU Press Journals Podcasts
 
Earlier this year, Shakespeare Quarterly took an important step and launched a brand-new website to showcase content from the journal as well as innovative Shakesperean scholarship outside the traditional print product. The launch of the site coincided with a special issue focused on new media and Shakespeare. Douglas Lanier, professor of Engli ...…
 
This week we’re feeling so many things! Enjoy this jam packed episode where we forego a conversation topic for a chance to each recommend multiple pop culture gems.Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/FeelingItPodLeave a review on iTunes: http://apple.co/1PXfRMSMISERABLE AMERICA: https://youtu.be/QPRV2O1t5Tw Dear Mr. Shakespeare: https://v ...…
 
Host Babz Rawls-Ivy has an entertaining conversation with Director Raphael Massie & Actor Gracy Brown, both from Elm Shakespeare Company. Elm Shakespeare Company celebrates the 22nd season of Free Shakespeare in Edgerton Park with The Tragedy of Romeo & Juliet. For information visit www.elmshakespeare.org/visit.…
 
Seminole County School District Superintendent Walt Griffin and Osceola County Schools superintendent Debra Pace join us to talk about growing enrollment, how to pay for new buildings, and what the legislation around charter schools means for their districts. Also, a canine influenza outbreak is worrying pet owners and vets. Dr. Cynda Crawford ...…
 
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Up Again with James Dann
 
Paul McLaney is behind “Play On”, a unique musical experience that combines the soliloquies of Shakespeare with some of New Zealand’s finest musicians. James talks to him about the release of the album, and their Christchurch show later in the month.
 
How to Overcome 5 Blogger Obstacles As I record this, I’m just home from our first ProBlogger event of the year in Brisbane and am preparing for our next one in the coming days in Melbourne. The Brisbane event was really worthwhile. We heard from Pat Flynn, Jadah Sellner, James Schramko, Kelly Exeter, Shayne Tilley and Laney Galligan and had a ...…
 
Radio Songs - Mehfil Se is a soundtrack Created for the play The Corporate politics of Macbeth, this title track takes the audience through the journey of a person in a corporate world, a william shakespeare adaptation. Singer : Prahlad Prasad Play : Corporate Politics of Macbeth Theatre Group : Organizational Theatre Download Link : Mehfil Seh…
 
August 5, 2017Turner Classic Movies, Toddler Survival Guide, Dead On Arrival, Oregon Shakespeare Festival
 
Love is what makes the world go round. Socrates, Shakespeare, Jane Austin -these genius all wrote about it, but where can we find the most succinct and sublime revelation of what love is and how it acts?
 
Love is what makes the world go round. Socrates, Shakespeare, Jane Austin -these genius all wrote about it, but where can we find the most succinct and sublime revelation of what love is and how it acts?
 
This week, it’s a trip to Seafood City Supermarket (5033 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60630) with my colleague/stand-up comedian Kevin Kellam (101 WKQX).Before we started the podcast, we did a walking tour of the sorts of things Seafood City sells. Need a package of blood? How about bile? Kevin was ill-prepared for what we discovered, and you can ...…
 
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Limberwolfcast
 
Arin and Jake hone in on mysterious codes hidden in Shakespeare sonnets, outer space, revolution and why you throw acid in people's mouths... Not their faces. BEN LEE, After taste// SIGUR ROS, Agaetis Byrjun// MODEST MOUSE, Paper Thin Walls// THE SMITHS, Death of a Disco Dancer// CAKE, Shadow Stabbing// BLACK KEYS, These Days// INSTAGRAM @limbe ...…
 
Das Liebesverbot (The Ban on Love, WWV 38), is an early opera in two acts by Richard Wagner, with the libretto written by the composer after Shakespeare's Measure for Measure.Described as a Große komische Oper, it was composed in 1834, and Wagner conducted the premiere in 1836 at Magdeburg. Poorly attended and with a lead singer who forgot the ...…
 
Theater critic Michael Bourne heads back to Shakespeare in the Park for the latest production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream"By ddoyle@wbgo.org (ddoyle).
 
On this Weekend Edition we talk about the first man to walk on the moon and the wife of a former BITD winner.
 
I had the honor of sitting down with Oscar winning composer Elliot Goldenthal about his latest collaboration with Julie Taymor on The Tempest. We also discuss working with Michael Mann, the difference between scoring live theater and film, his influences and inspirations, the challenge of scoring Shakespeare's dialogue and so much more.…
 
I had the honor of sitting down with Oscar winning composer Elliot Goldenthal about his latest collaboration with Julie Taymor on The Tempest. We also discuss working with Michael Mann, the difference between scoring live theater and film, his influences and inspirations, the challenge of scoring Shakespeare's dialogue and so much more.…
 
Host Babz Rawls-Ivy has an entertaining conversation with Director Raphael Massie & Actor Gracy Brown, both from Elm Shakespeare Company. Elm Shakespeare Company celebrates the 22nd season of Free Shakespeare in Edgerton Park with The Tragedy of Romeo & Juliet.For information visit https://www.elmshakespeare.org/visit.…
 
Ray is on holiday so this is a replay of "In the Green Room with Ray Renati - Shakespeare 101. 24th March, 2017"You are listening to Wave Radio.
 
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Tv Movie Mistress
 
From the minds that brought us Moulin Rouge and Romeo & Juliet, comes the latest spin on William Shakespeare. Is it worth the hype though? To support the show, become a patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Tvmoviemistress Twitter: @BookDreamer01 @TVMovieMistress Email: Tvmoviemistress@gmail.com Stitcher Link: http://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=59748 To ...…
 
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I'm On My Period Piece
 
This week we watched the Oscar-winning 1998 rom-com Shakespeare in Love. Despite what Molly referred to as the "matching chips on our shoulders" about this movie, we actually enjoyed it. It's just that our sense of right and wrong prevents us from getting all the way to fandom, since there was another Elizabethan-era film from the same year tha ...…
 
AFTERBUZZ TV — Still Star-Crossed edition, is a weekly “after show” for fans of ABC’s Still Star-Crossed. In this episode, hosts Candice Cruz and Olivia Gabaree discuss episode 7. ABOUT STILL STAR-CROSSED: This period piece from the minds of Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers builds on the ever-popular world first put to paper in the 16th century by ...…
 
In the first full episode of Party Bard, Molly and Jack dig into a brilliant adaptation of one of their least favorite Shakespeare plays, Taming of the Shrew. That adaptation is 10 Things I Hate About You, a teen rom com set in a California high school in the late 1990s that is as progressive as its source material is disquieting.…
 
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Sound and Fury
 
In this podcast we chat with Kaz about his former life as a professional musician. We learn how Kaz established a viable musical career in London and we revisit his time working at Shakespeare's Globe theatre.
 
Kevin and Jenny meet up with Jeff Colangelo at a Panera Bread to talk about him directing the next Shakespeare in the Bar's show: The Tempest. They are joined by Jonah Gutierrez and Zoe Kerr who chime in on how it is to make a living in theater in Dallas.
 
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Marvin Hamster Music Emporium
 
Some offbeat tunes from some lesser known bands like Not Shakespeare, O Positive, Deep Six, 999 and Ruts DC.
 
This episode, Jem and Kay delve into daring adaption of a classic Shakespeare tale. Check out the screenshots of Macbeth’s disappointment faces on our Tumblr or Facebook page. WARNING: contains coarse language, sexual references and very bad impressions of a passable impression of Sean Connory. Our theme music is "The End-no vocal," Exzel Music ...…
 
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Devin Dixon ESPN Radio
 
Devin and Ben talk about the Snow Canyon Little League Juniors.
 
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The Inscrutable Brimblebanks Brothers' Electronic Storytime
 
The Brimblebanks Brothers return! Well, SOME Brimblebanks Brothers return anyway. Take a seat on a rockin’ chair and rest a spell as Coy and Vance Brimblebanks (along with their cousins Luella Lu and Billie Sue Sally Ann Ginger Snap Brimblebanks) tell the story of their ancestors Obidiah and his feud with the Devil. It’s a story that’ll take yo ...…
 
The Brimblebanks Brothers return! Well, SOME Brimblebanks Brothers return anyway. Take a seat on a rockin’ chair and rest a spell as Coy and Vance Brimblebanks (along with their cousins Luella Lu and Billie Sue Sally Ann Ginger Snap Brimblebanks) tell the story of their ancestors Obidiah and his feud with the Devil. It’s a story that’ll take yo ...…
 
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