Shakespeare Plays

  • 1978
  • TV Show
  • None

British stagings of the Bard's entire canon, performed (over six years) by a distinguished roster that included John Gielgud, Derek Jacobi, Kate Nelligan, Claire Bloom, Patrick Stewart, Ben Kingsley and Anthony Hopkins (who had the title role in a particularly memorable production of `Othello'). This was one of the biggest and most ambitious programming...

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Season 1 Episode Guide

Titus Andronicus

Season 1, Episode 40

Love's Labours Lost

Season 1, Episode 39

Much Ado About Nothing

Season 1, Episode 38

Pericles, Prince of Tyre

Season 1, Episode 37

King John

Season 1, Episode 36

Coriolanus

Season 1, Episode 35

Two Gentlemen of Verona

Season 1, Episode 34

The Comedy of Errors

Season 1, Episode 33

Macbeth

Season 1, Episode 32

Cymbeline

Season 1, Episode 31

King Richard III

Season 1, Episode 30

Third Part of King Henry VI

Season 1, Episode 29

Third Part of King Henry VI

Season 1, Episode 28

Second Part of King Henry VI

Season 1, Episode 27

Second Part of King Henry VI

Season 1, Episode 26

First Part of King Henry VI

Season 1, Episode 25

First Part of King Henry VI

Season 1, Episode 24

Merry Wives of Windsor

Season 1, Episode 23

King Lear

Season 1, Episode 22

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Season 1, Episode 21

Troilus and Cressida

Season 1, Episode 20

Othello

Season 1, Episode 19

Antony and Cleopatra

Season 1, Episode 18

Timon of Athens

Season 1, Episode 17

The Winter's Tale

Season 1, Episode 16

All's Well That Ends Well

Season 1, Episode 15

The Merchant of Venice

Season 1, Episode 14

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  • Premiered: December 3, 1978
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: British stagings of the Bard's entire canon, performed (over six years) by a distinguished roster that included John Gielgud, Derek Jacobi, Kate Nelligan, Claire Bloom, Patrick Stewart, Ben Kingsley and Anthony Hopkins (who had the title role in a particul… (more)

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