“The Merchant of Venice” with F. Murray Abraham

Hath Not a Jew Eyes?

Pushed to the edge, Shylock passionately insists that Jews are no different than any other people, with common humanity, feelings – and desire for revenge.

Premieres Friday, October 12 at 10 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). Streams Saturday, October 13 at pbs.org/shakespeareuncovered and on PBS apps.