Tag Archives: Shakespeare’s Stories

Shakespeare, the global storyteller

As part of the World Shakespeare Festival programme, the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust has produced a new exhibition, Shakespeare’s Stories. This Shakespeare’s Stories blog series includes a number of videos featuring ...

Shakespeare’s Stories: Viola’s Concealed Identity

Conceal me what I am, and be my aid For such disguise as haply shall become The form of my intent. I’ll serve this duke: Thou shall present me as ...

Shakespeare’s Stories: Photographs of Viola

  For this week’s post on the ‘Shakespeare’s Stories’ exhibition storyteller and exhibition curator Jan Blake is in the Swan Bar at the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Swan Theatre. Underneath a ...

Shakespeare’s Stories: Instruments of Power

  If thou neglect’st or dost unwillingly What I command, I’ll rack thee with old cramps, Fill all thy bones with aches, make thee roar That beasts shall tremble at ...

Shakespeare’s Stories: Sir Francis Drake’s Medal

This is the first post in a series that will explore some of the objects and themes in ‘Shakespeare’s Stories’, an exhibition by the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust and the Royal ...

A freely available online exhibition exploring keys aspects of the music in Shakespeare’s plays, as well as music inspired by Shakespeare.