The King and the Playwright | 1: A Jacobean History: Incertainties
Professor James Shapiro presents a three-part series about Shakespeare in the reign of King James. He begins in 1603 when a new dynasty came to power.Tweet
Hugh Quarshie Remembers... Othello
Hugh Quarshie looks back on his highly praised interpretation of Othello in the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2015 production, directed by Iqbal Khan.
Sir Simon Russell Beale Remembers... The Hollow Crown
Actor Simon Russell Beale looks back on the The Hollow Crown, the BBC's 2012 adaptations of Shakespeare's history plays Richard II, Henry IV Part 1, Henry IV Part 2 and Henry V.