• Classroom Resources
  1. A Midsummer Night’s Dream - Act 2 Scene 1 - Ecological disaster (workshop)

    Duration: 07.09

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    How Titania shows Oberon the impact of their argument on the world.

  2. Drama - creating status

    Duration: 05.41

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    Actor Adrian Lester demonstrates how to deliver a line via a 'status scale'.

  3. How actors interpret the language of Shakespeare

    Duration: 04.18

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    The actors of the RSC reveal how they get to grips with the language of Shakespeare.

  4. How to bring a Shakespearian character to life on stage

    Duration: 04.19

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    Contemporary Shakespearian actors discuss techniques used to bring characters to life.

  5. Shakespeare's Globe Theatre - an introduction

    Duration: 04.19

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    Alan Davies introduces Shakespearian theatre and asks why the Globe was so popular.

  6. Televising 'Hamlet' - the Executive Producer

    Duration: 02.46

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    Role of Executive Producer for the televised version of RSC's 2008 production of 'Hamlet'.

  7. Televising 'Hamlet' - the actors

    Duration: 04.23

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    Leading actors in the televised version of 'Hamlet' talk about acting for the camera.

  8. Televising 'Hamlet' - the art director

    Duration: 03.28

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    Art director and set/ costume designer explain the challenges of the televised version.

  9. Televising 'Hamlet' - the composer

    Duration: 04.54

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    The composer talks about the music he created for the televised version of 'Hamlet'.

  10. Televising 'Hamlet' - the costume designer

    Duration: 04.39

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    The costume designer explains how costumes were created for the production of 'Hamlet'.