How Was the First Folio Physically Made?

How Was the First Folio Physically Made?

Access over 150 additional episodes on Patreon! Join today at http://www.patreon.com/thatshakespearelifeIn the year 1623, close to a decade after William Shakespeare died, the First Folio was published, which is a collection of some of Shakespeare’s plays selected by...
Is Hamlet a Christmas play?

Is Hamlet a Christmas play?

Shakespeare’s play, Hamlet, gives us a brief look at Christmas in Shakespeare’s lifetime when Marcellus, one of Hamlet’s friends who was in on Hamlet’s plot to make everyone think he’s crazy before he kills his uncle for betrayal. And there’s this one speech by...
Film and TV Versions of Henry VI Part 1

Film and TV Versions of Henry VI Part 1

Here is a list of some of the Film and TV versions of Henry VI Part 1 that I’ve found so far. If you know of more, please mention them in the comments and we will get them added to this page. Trailer for The Hollow Crown version of Henry VI Part 1 (This...