Did Shakespeare Drink from a Conduit? [New on YouTube]

Did Shakespeare Drink from a Conduit? [New on YouTube]

When you study the life of WIlliam Shakespeare, especially if you explore popular routes for getting from place to place you will quickly come across conduits. Some of the most popular ones are seen on this map of the Lord Mayor’s Show where they pass the Standard and...
Did Shakespeare Smoke Tobacco? [New on YouTube]

Did Shakespeare Smoke Tobacco? [New on YouTube]

Tobacco was brand new in England in 1565, the year after Shakespeare was born, and it took the country by storm. After scientists found clay pipes in Shakespeare's Garden, it makes me wonder: Did Shakespeare Smoke Tobacco? Press play to explore. Back in 2015, Time...
Ep 126: Shakespeare in Parts with Tiffany Stern

Ep 126: Shakespeare in Parts with Tiffany Stern

One of the ways we fund the podcast is through affiliate links. If you purchase these items through our links, we make a commission. This, and all the posts here on our website, may contain such affiliate links.  Welcome to Episode #126 of That Shakespeare Life, the...
Ep 98: Dawn Tucker & Elizabethan Acrobatics

Ep 98: Dawn Tucker & Elizabethan Acrobatics

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