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Playing Shakespeare (1982– )

TV Mini-series | Documentary

John Barton holds a master class in how to play Shakespeare, using members of the RSC doing scenes, sonnets, and commentary as prime examples.
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Updated Jul 29, 1982

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Jul 29, 1982 (United Kingdom)

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John Barton
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David Suchet
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Lisa Harrow
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Alan Howard
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Ben Kingsley
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Patrick Stewart
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Susan Fleetwood
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Sheila Hancock
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Tony Church
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Sinéad Cusack
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Mike Gwilym
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Jane Lapotaire
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Ian McKellen
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Richard Pasco
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Donald Sinden
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Michael Williams
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Judi Dench
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Norman Rodway
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Peggy Ashcroft
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Roger Rees
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9.5 / 10 | 145 votes