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The podcast dedicated to picking apart the works of William Shakespeare, scene by scene, offering a fresh and entertaining look at some old goods- it is the cure for boring Shakespeare.

The podcast dedicated to picking apart the works of William Shakespeare, scene by scene, offering a fresh and entertaining look at some old goods- it is the cure for boring Shakespeare.
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United States

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The podcast dedicated to picking apart the works of William Shakespeare, scene by scene, offering a fresh and entertaining look at some old goods- it is the cure for boring Shakespeare.

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@chopBard

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English


Episodes

181 Too Famous To Live

8/5/2018
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Henry VI part 1 – Act I Scene 1 At the foot of Henry V’s coffin, messengers deliver bad news from France. Winchester goes to the dark side. Scott’s Law - Connecting the use of Thou vs. You with personal space. ABAB- Scott Maxwell

Duration:01:02:58

180 The Road To Richard

7/7/2018
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Henry VI part 1 – Intro – Is this Shakespeare? What’s Stylometry? Were there any famous Elizabethan pamphleteers? All of these questions, plus a recap of the previous (second) tetralogy, and more, in our introduction to part one of Henry VI. History ChartThe Hollow Crown, Season 21983 Henry VI part 1Marlow and Shakespeare as coauthorsLiterary Criticism of New OxfordStylometrics - Marlowe and Shakespeare

Duration:01:29:43

179 All Is Mended

4/23/2018
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A Midsummer Night's Dream – Act V scene 1 – To celebrate the triple wedding, and conclude our play, the rude mechanicals take to the stage, and live their dream at last.

Duration:01:39:53

178 Bottom's Dream

3/31/2018
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A Midsummer Night's Dream – Act IV scene 1 & 2 – The dream is ending. With the coming of dawn the mortal world takes hold, but some enchantments remain.

Duration:01:00:28

177 What Fools These Mortals Be!

3/15/2018
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A Midsummer Night's Dream – Act III scene 2 – Mistakes have been made, and hearts broken, setting the scene for one last romp in the faerie wood.

Duration:01:39:54

176 The Bottom Bower Hour

2/23/2018
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A Midsummer Night's Dream – Act III scene 1 – The Rude Mechanicals meet in the woods to rehearse their play and discover they are not alone.

Duration:01:07:45

175 What The Puck

1/26/2018
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A Midsummer Night's Dream – Act II scene 2 – Oberon and Robin set mischief in motion while Hermia and Lysander are lost in the woods.

Duration:00:50:56

174 Opportunity Of Night

12/31/2017
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A Midsummer Night's Dream – Act II scene 1 The faerie king and queen, Oberon and Titania, are quarreling. It is not a good time for Demetrius and Helena to be out in the woods at night. Friday Adventures, by PV Jackson AmazonBarnes & Noble

Duration:01:45:46

173 Most Obscenely Done

11/29/2017
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A Midsummer Night's Dream – Act I scene 2 The "rude mechanicals" gather in preparation for their great endeavor of performing a play for the Duke and Duchess.

Duration:00:39:48

172 Love Is A Battlefield

10/31/2017
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A Midsummer Night's Dream – Act I scene 1 – Conflicts abound four days before the wedding of Theseus and Hippolyta.

Duration:01:18:02