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Weekly podcast exploring Shakespeare's Hamlet. In every episode we cover 20 lines of the play. Every time we finish a scene, a bonus episode celebrates the work of a great interpreter of the play. Tune in!

Weekly podcast exploring Shakespeare's Hamlet. In every episode we cover 20 lines of the play. Every time we finish a scene, a bonus episode celebrates the work of a great interpreter of the play. Tune in!
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Ireland

Description:

Weekly podcast exploring Shakespeare's Hamlet. In every episode we cover 20 lines of the play. Every time we finish a scene, a bonus episode celebrates the work of a great interpreter of the play. Tune in!

Language:

English

Contact:

+353868679023


Episodes

Episode 66 - The Unnerved Father Falls

12/9/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - The First Player performs Aeneas' tale to Dido. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:10:55

Episode 65 - The Hyrcanian Beast

12/2/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Hamlet selects a speech for the Players to perform. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:11:13

Episode 64 - Enter The Players

11/25/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - The Players arrive at last, and Hamlet greets them with great enthusiasm. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:10:24

Episode 63 - Jephthah, Judge of Israel

11/18/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Hamlet mocks Polonius with a fascinating Biblical reference. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:11:41

Episode 62 - The Best Actors in the World

11/11/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Polonius describes the actors, right before they arrive. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:09:45

Episode 61 - I Know a Hawk from a Handsaw

11/4/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Hamlet lets Rosencrantz and Guildenstern know that he's on to them. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:10:22

Episode 60 - An Eyrie of Children

10/28/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Another extra piece of text omitted from the Quarto, for a variety of dramatic reasons. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:10:46

Episode 59 - The Tragedians of the City

10/21/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Rosencrantz has surprise news for Hamlet. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:10:48

Episode 58 - Quintessence of Dust

10/14/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Hamlet explains his melancholy to his "friends". Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:10:59

Episode 57 - Be Even And Direct With Me

10/7/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Hamlet continues trying to get the truth from Rosencrantz and Guildenstern. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:07:36

Episode 56 - Denmark's a Prison

9/30/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - In a chunk of text that only appears in the Folio, Hamlet continues to test Rosencrantz and Guildenstern. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:09:32

Hamlet at the Gate Theatre

9/23/2018
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All best wishes to the cast and crew of HAMLET at the Gate Theatre Dublin, opening this week as part of DTF 2018.

Duration:00:01:34

Episode 55 - The World's Grown Honest

9/23/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Hamlet chats with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern about strumpets and honesty. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:08:00

Episode 54 - There's Method In It

9/16/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Polonius is still baffled at Hamlet's replies. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:08:10

Episode 53 - Words Words Words

9/9/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Hamlet continues to confuse Polonius. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:08:23

Episode 52 - You Are A Fishmonger

9/2/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Hamlet enters, and Polonius tries to speak to him. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:10:40

Episode 51 - The Madness Wherein Now He Raves

8/26/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Polonius insists to Gertrude and Claudius that he has the explanation for Hamlet's behaviour. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:08:37

Episode 50 - Doubt Thou the Stars are Fire?

8/19/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Polonius continues reading the letter from Hamlet. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:09:51

Episode 49 - Brevity is the Soul of Wit

8/12/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Polonius has very bad news. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:11:37

Episode 48 - Rebuke from Norway

8/5/2018
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The Hamlet Podcast - a weekly exploration of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Act II, Scene ii - Voltemand describes the diplomatic mission to Norway and its results. Written and presented by Conor Hanratty.

Duration:00:08:47