Shakespeare Uncovered

Fridays, 9:00 PM ET on PBS

Mondays, on BBC Four

60 minutes

Six Shakespearean actors and directors go in search of the greatest dramatist who ever lived by revealing the stories behind and the wonders within some of his greatest plays.

Fridays, 9:00 PM ET on PBS

Mondays, on BBC Four

60 minutes

Six Shakespearean actors and directors go in search of the greatest dramatist who ever lived by revealing the stories behind and the wonders within some of his greatest plays.

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Previous Episodes
In the Season 2 finale, Joseph Fiennes examines "Romeo and Juliet" and its many permutations, including Royal Ballet productions; "West Side Story" and other musicals; and Baz Luhrmann's cinematic re-imagining of the play. Included: remarks from Orlando Bloom, Condola Rashad and Stephen Sondheim.

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In the Season 2 finale, Joseph Fiennes examines "Romeo and Juliet" and its many permutations, including Royal Ballet productions; "West Side Story" and other musicals; and Baz Luhrmann's cinematic re-imagining of the play. Included: remarks from Orlando Bloom, Condola Rashad and Stephen Sondheim.
Season Finale
A look at "Antony and Cleopatra" with Kim Cattrall, who has twice played Cleopatra. She meets Janet Suzman, Harriet Walter and Vanessa Redgrave, who have also starred as the Egyptian queen; and visits Rome in search of possible inspirations for the play.

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A look at "Antony and Cleopatra" with Kim Cattrall, who has twice played Cleopatra. She meets Janet Suzman, Harriet Walter and Vanessa Redgrave, who have also starred as the Egyptian queen; and visits Rome in search of possible inspirations for the play.
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Series Premiere
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s1e2 Ethan Hawke on Macbeth
January 25, 2013
June 26, 2012
January 25, 2013
Ethan Hawke on Macbeth
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s1e3 Derek Jacobi on Richard II
February 1, 2013
June 30, 2012
February 1, 2013
Derek Jacobi on Richard II
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s1e4 Trevor Nunn on The Tempest
August 8, 2013
July 3, 2012
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s1e5 Jeremy Irons on the Henrys
February 1, 2013
July 10, 2012
February 1, 2013
Jeremy Irons on the Henrys
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s1e6 David Tennant on Hamlet
February 8, 2013
July 17, 2012
February 8, 2013
David Tennant on Hamlet
Season Finale
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Season Finale

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