The Pattern of Painful Adventures
Drama set in 1607, following Shakespeare as his life reaches a turning point. Business is going well, but he needs a collaborator for his latest play.Tweet
Drama on 3 | The Spanish Tragedy
Hieronimo pursues the murderers of his son Horatio and takes revenge. Known as the first revenger's tragedy, this great play inspired Shakespeare to write Hamlet.
Words and Music | Celebrating Shakespeare
Part of Radio 3's season of programmes marking the anniversary of the First Folio, the collection of Shakespeare plays first published in 1623.