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Fairies Refashioned - A Midsummer Night's Dream (2008)

Fairies Refashioned - A Midsummer Night's Dream (2008)

There are many strands to Shakespeare’s fairy lore, as Dr. Farah Karim-Cooper reveals.

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Laughter in King Lear (2008)

Laughter in King Lear (2008)

Can we laugh at King Lear? Even in Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies there are moments of comedy – and never more than in King Lear, writes Dr. Farah Karim-Cooper.

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Playing the Murderer - Love's Labour's Lost

Playing the Murderer - Love's Labour's Lost

The hunting scene in Love’s Labour’s Lost makes use of many complex associations, as Farah Karim-Cooper explains.

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Myths of Honour - The Merry Wives of Windsor (2008)

Myths of Honour - The Merry Wives of Windsor (2008)

It was no accident that Shakespeare set his play in Windsor, as Gwilym Jones reveals.

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The problem of the Heath - King Lear (2008)

The problem of the Heath - King Lear (2008)

Where do the climactic storm scenes of King Lear take place? asks Gwilym Jones.

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Calling The Globe

Calling The Globe

Original Practices and Stage Management at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre.

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Music at the Globe

Music at the Globe

Claire van Kampen, Original Practices and Theatrical Experimentation

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Finishing the Globe

Finishing the Globe

To paint or not to paint?

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