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Morgan Freeman

Alternative title
Shakespeare Uncovered
Synopsis
Series in which an actor explores a work by Shakespeare, revealing a personal connection to the work and how it has shaped them professionally. They investigate how their chosen play was written, as well as meeting actors, historians, and directors to understand how the plays have been performed and developed over time. They also aim to find out the source of his stories. In this edition Morgan Freeman and contributors discuss The Taming of the Shrew.
Series
My Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
22 Sep 2014 at 21:00 (Channel: Sky Arts 1 HD)
Duration
60 mins

Credits

Producer
Richard Denton
Contributor
Brian Cox; Fiona Shaw; Germaine Greer; Morgan Freeman; Sinead Cusack; Tracy Ullman

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
The series was released on DVD by PBS with the series title SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED. Region 1.

Production Company

Name

Blakeway Productions

Name

Open University

Sponsor

Name

Sky Arts

Online Retailer

Name

amazon.com

Web
http://www.amazon.com External site opens in new window

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