'Julius Caesar' - Act 3 Scene 2 - The orations scene
Duration: 06.46Clip duration: 06.46
Brutus explains why conspirators killed Caesar and insists they stay to hear Mark Antony.
'Julius Caesar' - Act I Scene 2 - Cassius enlists Brutus
Duration: 07.20Clip duration: 07.20
Cassius confronts Brutus about his friend’s uncharacteristic coldness.
'Julius Caesar' - influences on the African production
Duration: 04.34Clip duration: 04.34
Director Gregory Doran discusses some of the influences on this African production.
'Macbeth' - about the 2011 RSC production
Duration: 04.18Clip duration: 04.18
The way in which the stage design was informed by the time when 'Macbeth' was written.
'Macbeth' - Act 1 Scene 7 - Persuading Macbeth (workshop)
Duration: 06.36Clip duration: 06.36
Lady Macbeth persuades her husband to change his mind and kill the king.
'Macbeth' - Act 1 Scene 7 - To kill the King
Duration: 05.54Clip duration: 05.54
Macbeth debates the murder of King Duncan and decides against it.
'Macbeth' - Act 1 Scene 7 - To kill the King (workshop)
Duration: 07.14Clip duration: 07.14
Michael Boyd and Jonathan Slinger rehearse Macbeth’s soliloquy.
'Macbeth' - Act 2 Scene 2 - Bloody daggers
Duration: 04.43Clip duration: 04.43
Macbeth has committed the murder and is overcome with guilt and fear.
'Macbeth' - Act 2 Scene 2 - Hearing noises (workshop)
Duration: 05.48Clip duration: 05.48
Macbeth’s guilty conscience causes him to hear terrifying sounds.
'Macbeth' - Act 2 Scene 2 - Rhythm of the language (workshop)
Duration: 05.31Clip duration: 05.31
The cast discuss iambic pentameter and explore the rhythms of Shakespeare’s language.