Scottish News in England with Amy Blakeway

Scottish News in England with Amy Blakeway

Access over 150 additional episodes in our back catalog on Patreon! Join today at http://www.patreon.com/thatshakespearelife  Scottish news was in high demand in England for Shakespeare’s lifetime. From 1580 onwards, the same years Shakespeare was writing...
Marian Civil War, Scotland, and England

Marian Civil War, Scotland, and England

Access over 150 additional episodes in our back catalog on Patreon! Join today at http://www.patreon.com/thatshakespearelife William Shakespeare was just two years old when Mary Queen of Scots was removed from power in 1567. The Queen was put under confinement in...
What Happened at a Country House Entertainment

What Happened at a Country House Entertainment

Access over 150 additional episodes in our back catalog on Patreon! Join today at http://www.patreon.com/thatshakespearelife For Shakespeare’s lifetime, the concept of welcoming hospitality was considered a uniquely English virtue. We see this opinion reflected in the...
Gift Giving for Shakespeare’s lifetime

Gift Giving for Shakespeare’s lifetime

Access over 150 additional episodes in our back catalog on Patreon! Join today at http://www.patreon.com/thatshakespearelife Merry Christmas! I am thrilled you are spending a piece of your Christmas holiday here with us today. That’s a lovely gift in and of itself to...