1. 'A Midsummer Night’s Dream' - Act 2 Scene 1 - Titania crosses Oberon

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    The importance of the child at the centre of Titania and Oberon's argument.

  2. 'Julius Caesar' - Act 1 Scene 2 - Cassius and Brutus

    Duration: 04.09

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    Actors explore what characters are trying to achieve in this early confrontation.

  3. 'Julius Caesar' - Act 1 Scene 2 - Marking the words

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    The actors discover key points in Cassius’s speech about Caesar and the future of Rome.

  4. 'Julius Caesar' - Act 1 Scene 2 - Persuading Brutus

    Duration: 05.00

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    The tactics Cassius uses to persuade Brutus to join the plot to assassinate Caesar.

  5. 'Julius Caesar' - Act 3 Scene 1 - Killing Caesar

    Duration: 04.44

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    Actors use the clues in the text to build their unique interpretation of Caesar’s murder.

  6. 'Julius Caesar' - Act 3 Scene 1 - Leader or dictator?

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    The actors investigate how to play the character of Julius Caesar.

  7. 'Julius Caesar' - Act 3 Scene 1 - The murder scene

    Duration: 06.41

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    Conspirators isolate Caesar on the way to the Senate and Cimber presents his petition.

  8. 'Julius Caesar' - Act 3 Scene 2 - Brutus reasons with the crowd

    Duration: 04.05

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    A practical exercise as the citizens respond to Brutus’s funeral speech.

  9. 'Julius Caesar' - Act 3 Scene 2 - Mark Antony moves the crowd

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    The citizens explore their responses to Mark Antony’s speech.

  10. 'Julius Caesar' - Act 3 Scene 2 - Rhetoric and politics

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    The two funeral speeches are compared, each set against the structures of rhetoric.