“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.” Hugh Bonneville meets with Ralph Fiennes to try to untangle one of Shakespeare’s great comedies.
“I am a man more sinned against than sinning.” Christopher Plummer uncovers playing one of Shakespeare’s greatest tragic roles.
“There’s small choice in rotten apples.” Morgan Freeman explores the “battle-of-the-sexes” in one of Shakespeare’s first plays.
“Tis within ourselves that we are thus or thus.” David Harewood analyzes the great villan Iago and how he manipulates Othello.
“Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have Immortal longings in me.” Kim Cattrall travels to Rome to find out more about the historical Cleopatra.
“O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?” Joseph Fiennes examines why Romeo & Juliet is the most-performed of all Shakespeare plays.