Air Date 06/18/2014
Kenneth Branagh describes his return to Shakespeare after ten years in the role of Macbeth.
Air Date 08/30/2013
On Shakespeare, with Alan Cummings, Patrick Stewart, Liev Schreiber, Gregory Doran, Stephen Greenblatt, and Harold Bloom.
Entertainment, Society, History
Air Date 11/05/2013
Phyllida Lloyd, Frances Barber, and Harriet Walter discuss their all-female production of "Julius Caesar."
Air Date 12/13/2013
Actor Mark Rylance describes the challenges of playing the title character in Shakespeare's "Richard III" and Olivia in "Twelfth Night."
Air Date 01/04/2012
Kevin Spacey talks about his first film "Heartburn," Jack Lemon's influence, taking on the role of Richard III, and running The Old Vic Theater.
'Merchant of Venice'
Air Date 12/21/2010
Actor Lily Rabe and theatre director Daniel Sullivan present their latest work, Shakespeare's "Merchant of Venice."
Air Date 05/05/2008
Patrick Stewart on "Star Trek," the advice he'd give to acting students, and performing in the Scottish play.
Air Date 09/17/2007
British actor Ian McKellen talks about his role in a production Shakespeare's "King Lear."
Air Date 07/05/2006
Liev Schreiber reflects on his love of Shakespeare and shares his interpretation of Macbeth's character and motivations.
Air Date 08/06/1998
A conversation about the Broadway adaptation of Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night."
Air Date 11/12/1996
Ben Kingsley on his role in the film adaptation of Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night."
Air Date 05/27/1993
Filmmaker Kenneth Branagh talks about bringing Shakespeare to life for a contemporary audience with his film "Much Ado About Nothing."