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I.am. Will Shakespeare

Synopsis
Schools programme for Key Stage 2. NEWSROUND’s
Ricky Boleto and Leah Gooding find out about Shakespeare’s early life in Stratford-upon-Avon, visit Shakespeare’s Globe theatre in London and see how his plays were performed. They also learn about the Tudor age into which Shakespeare was born and of the beliefs of the time which helped shape his work. Finally they focus on some of his most famous plays - Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
29 Apr 2014 at 05:30 (Channel: BBC2)
Duration
30 mins

Credits

Contributor
Leah Goolding; Ricky Boleto

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Macbeth; Midsummer Night’s Dream, A; Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama; Education
Keywords
biographies; history of the 16th century; schools; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Stratford-upon-Avon; Elizabethan stage; Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre

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