Prefaces to Shakespeare | Measure for Measure
Measure for Measure
Judi Dench presents a personal view of Measure For Measure, emphasising Shakespeare's depiction of characters as mixtures of good and bad. These talks were given as curtain raisers to the transmission of the BBC Television Shakespeare plays.Tweet
Measure for Measure Live from the Globe
Television production of the play live from Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. Presented by Andrew Marr and with comment from historian David Starkey, actress Juliet Stevenson and the production’s director John Dove.
Face to Face | Dame Edith Sitwell
Dame Edith Sitwell reads a sequence of poems chosen from a recital she gave at the Edinburgh Festival. These include 'Take, O, take those lips away' from Measure for Measure and the sleepwalking scene from Macbeth.