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Shakespearean Support Group

Synopsis
Audio drama by Kimi Handa Brown. This post-modern play imagines what happened next to assorted characters from Shakespeare’s As You Like It, Hamlet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Romeo and Juliet, The Tempest and Twelfth Night. They all explore their issues in a group encounter facilitated by therapists Julia and Daniel.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
31 Aug 2021
Duration
95 mins

Credits

Director
Francesca Hsieh
Writer
Kimi Handa Brown
Music
Benjamin Stanford
Cast
Jayna BlazerRosalind
Kimi Handa BrownMiranda
Aathaven TharmarajahBenvolio
Ben YoungHoratio
Danny BorbaValentine
Latoya CameronJulia
Lauren NeserHelena
Robert Scott SmithDaniel

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
As You Like It; Hamlet; Midsummer Night’s Dream, A; Romeo and Juliet; Tempest, The; Twelfth Night
Subjects
Drama; Mental Health and Counselling; Shakespeare
Keywords
postmodernism

Notes

General
Available from Apple podcasts at: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/shakespearean-support-group/id1536990502?i=1000533949528
History
Premiered on 31 August 2021 on the ‘Standby for Places’ podcast.

Online Availability

Online URL
https://rss.com/podcasts/standbyforplaces/265846/
Online format
Streamed

Sponsor

Name

Standby for Places

Distributor

Name

Apple Podcasts

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