How do I put on a Shakespeare play at home?

Theatre director Bill Buckhurst shows how to stage Shakespeare with simple set and props.

How is Shakespeare’s verse similar to modern hip hop rhythms?

Lorianne Tika-Lemba of 'Hip Hop Shakespeare' demonstrates how to rap Shakespearean verse.

What did actors sound like in Shakespeare’s day?

Ben Crystal explains how Shakespeare would have sounded when he spoke.

What tips are there for acting in a Shakespeare play?

Actress Maxine Peake, who has played Hamlet, gives some tips on how to act in a Shakespeare play.

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