Lights Up | The Winter’s Tale

The Winter's Tale

King Leontes rips his family apart with his jealousy, but grief opens his heart. Will he find the child he abandoned before it is too late? Set across a span of 16 years, from the coronation to the moon landings, this new production of Shakespeare’s play is staged for the screen by the Royal Shakespeare Company and directed by RSC Deputy Artistic Director Erica Whyman.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Plays
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Duration: 2'50'00''
  • Broadcast date: 2021

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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