Fairies Refashioned - A Midsummer Night's Dream (2008)
There are many strands to Shakespeare’s fairy lore, as Dr. Farah Karim-Cooper reveals.
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.
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.
Myths of Honour - The Merry Wives of Windsor (2008)
It was no accident that Shakespeare set his play in Windsor, as Gwilym Jones reveals.
The problem of the Heath - King Lear (2008)
Where do the climactic storm scenes of King Lear take place? asks Gwilym Jones.
Calling The Globe
Original Practices and Stage Management at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre.
Music at the Globe
Claire van Kampen, Original Practices and Theatrical Experimentation