Shakespeare Unlimited

By Folger Shakespeare Library

Shakespeare turns up in the most interesting places—not just literature and the stage, but science and social history as well. This podcast from the Folger Shakespeare Library (the world's largest Shakespeare collection) explores the fascinating and varied connections between Shakespeare, his works, and the world around us.

  1. 1.
    Books and Reading in Shakespeare's England2/4/2020
    34:18
  2. 2.
    Shakespeare's Sonnets1/21/2020
    34:10
  3. 3.
    The History of Shakespeare in American Schools1/7/2020
    31:17
  4. 4.
    Peter Brook12/10/2019
    38:15
  5. 5.
    Kenny Leon on his "Much Ado About Nothing"11/26/2019
    28:57
  6. 6.
    Women Performers in Shakespeare's Time11/12/2019
    35:23
  7. 7.
    Mark Haddon on The Porpoise10/29/2019
    35:01
  8. 8.
    Shakespeare in Immigrant New York10/15/2019
    31:50
  1. 9.
    Groundbreaking Discovery: John Milton's Copy of Shakespeare10/1/2019
    34:34
  2. 10.
    Iqbal Khan9/17/2019
    35:36
  3. 11.
    Shakespeare and Opera9/3/2019
    32:18
  4. 12.
    Othello and Blackface (rebroadcast)8/20/2019
    35:45
  5. 13.
    Charlotte Cushman: When Romeo Was A Woman (rebroadcast)8/6/2019
    30:09
  6. 14.
    If Shakespeare Wrote "Mean Girls"7/23/2019
    30:25
  7. 15.
    Andrew McConnell Stott on the Shakespeare Jubilee7/9/2019
    35:40
  8. 16.
    Lisa Klein on "Ophelia"6/25/2019
    34:44
  9. 17.
    Casey Wilder Mott and Fran Kranz on their LA "Midsummer"6/11/2019
    34:54
  10. 18.
    The Gender Politics of "Kiss Me, Kate"5/28/2019
    37:14
  11. 19.
    Glenda Jackson5/14/2019
    31:27
  12. 20.
    Michael Kahn4/30/2019
    35:56
  13. 21.
    Hamlet 360: Virtual Reality Shakespeare4/16/2019
    33:03
  14. 22.
    Harriet Walter4/2/2019
    35:49
  15. 23.
    Deborah Harkness: A Discovery of Witches3/19/2019
    35:16
  16. 24.
    Acting, Emotion, and Science on Shakespeare's Stage3/5/2019
    34:58
  17. 25.
    Simon Mayo: "Mad Blood Stirring"2/19/2019
    30:58
  18. 26.
    Edwin and John Wilkes Booth2/5/2019
    33:24
  19. 27.
    Olivia Hussey: The Girl on the Balcony1/22/2019
    34:00
  20. 28.
    Duke Ellington, Shakespeare, and "Such Sweet Thunder"1/8/2019
    31:28
  21. 29.
    The ABCs of Performing Hamlet12/12/2018
    33:43
  22. 30.
    Pop Culture Shakespeare with Stefanie Jochman11/27/2018
    32:21
  23. 31.
    Julie Schumacher on The Shakespeare Requirement11/13/2018
    28:01
  24. 32.
    How to Behave Badly in Elizabethan England10/30/2018
    36:45
  25. 33.
    Shakespeare Uncovered10/16/2018
    28:07
  26. 34.
    Understanding Peter Sellars10/2/2018
    39:31
  27. 35.
    Imagining Shakespeare's Wife9/18/2018
    35:30
  28. 36.
    Steven Berkoff: Shakespeare's Heroes and Villains9/4/2018
    32:28
  29. 37.
    Pop Sonnets (rebroadcast)8/21/2018
    24:31
  30. 38.
    Kenneth Turan: Joe Papp and Shakespeare in the Park8/7/2018
    35:32
  31. 39.
    Still Dreaming: Shakespeare with Seniors7/24/2018
    32:33
  32. 40.
    Elizabeth Norton: The Hidden Lives of Tudor Women7/10/2018
    32:18
  33. 41.
    Stephen Greenblatt on Shakespeare's Tyrants6/27/2018
    37:18
  34. 42.
    Antioch Shakespeare Festival: John Lithgow, Robin Lithgow, and Tony Dallas6/12/2018
    40:35
  35. 43.
    Paterson Joseph: Julius Caesar and Me5/29/2018
    34:29
  36. 44.
    Stephen Alford: London's Triumph5/15/2018
    31:33
  37. 45.
    Astor Place Riot5/1/2018
    31:26
  38. 46.
    How Shakespeare Changed My Life4/17/2018
    33:28
  39. 47.
    Antony Sher4/3/2018
    36:25
  40. 48.
    Dennis McCarthy and June Schlueter on the George North Manuscript3/20/2018
    34:44
  41. 49.
    Derek Jacobi: Acting Shakespeare3/6/2018
    28:09
  42. 50.
    Derek Jacobi: Playing Hamlet2/20/2018
    29:07

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