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Big Questions, The [10/04/2016]

Synopsis
Series presenting, moral, ethical and religious issues. Nicky Campbell presents a specially recorded programme from Manor CE Academy, York. In honour of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, he asks: Is there more truth in Shakespeare than the Bible? Among those taking part are: Professor Stanley Wells, honorary president of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust; Richard Denton, director of Shakespeare Uncovered; Andrew Dickson of The Guardian; Jem Bloomfield, author of Words of Power: Reading Shakespeare and the Bible; Rev Dr Alison Millbank from Nottingham University; Alycia Smith-Howard, actor and Shakespeare scholar; Dr Rebecca Emmett from York University; and Rev Dr
Paul Edmondson from the Shakespeare Institute.
Series
Big Questions, The
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
10 Apr 2016 at 10:00 (Channel: BBC1)
Duration
60 mins

Credits

Director
Rob Hopkin
Contributor
Alison Millbank; Alycia Smith-Howard; Andrew Dickson; Jem Bloomfield; Nicky Campbell; Paul Edmondson; Rebecca Emmett; Richard Denton; Stanley Wells

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama; Religious studies
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
Season 9, episode 13.

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