In Our Time | Hamlet
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the inspiration for Shakespeare's Hamlet, the play's context and meaning, and why it has fascinated audiences from its first performance.Tweet
Playing the Prince
Jade Anouka has always wanted to play Hamlet. She talks to past Hamlets including Sir Derek Jacobi about the part and discovers the story of The Red Book.
A Point of View | The Secret Life of Food
Sara Wheeler reflects on what Shakespeare can tell us about how food can help calibrate body and soul.