Free Thinking | Shakespeare’s Bookshelf
Rana Mitter is joined by Edith Hall, Nandini Das and Beatrice Groves to explore the books which inspired Shakespeare from the Bible and classical stories to his contemporaries.Tweet
Composer of the Week | Berlioz and Shakespeare: What might have been
Old age brings some bitter blows, but Berlioz finds lightness and laughter in his final work. With Donald Macleod.
Composer of the Week | Berlioz and Shakespeare: Heroes and Devils
Donald Macleod explores more of Berlioz's ambitious experiments in musical storytelling, including an opera based on Virgil's tales of the Trojan War that he'd loved as a child.