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All's Well That Ends Well
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004- 57
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy.
Keywords: Shakespeare

All's Well That Ends Well
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 82-4
Description: BBC Television Production; three parts.
Keywords: Comedy

Antony and Cleopatra
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004- 58
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

As You Like It
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004- 59
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy.
Keywords: Shakespeare

As You Like It
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 82-3
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts.
Keywords: Comedy

Comedy of Errors
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004- 60
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Comedy of Errors
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 84-8
Description: BBC Television Production.
Keywords: Comedy

Coriolanus
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004- 61
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Cymbeline
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004- 62
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy-drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Cymbeline
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 84-4
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts.
Keywords: Comedy-Drama

Doctor Faustus
Series Title: Globe Theatre on Screen.
Call Number: DVD 2014-35
Description: Doctor Faustus forsakes scholarship for magic and makes a pact with the Devil.
Keywords: Christopher Marlowe

Exploring a Character
Series Title: Playing Shakespeare
Call Number: DVD 2006-242 v.10
Description: Demonstrates how Shakespeare develops a character and the multiplicity of ways in which his characters can be understood.
Keywords: Instruction

Gamlet
Series Title: 1964
Call Number: DVD 2007-453
Description: Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. Music by Dmitri Shostakovich.
Keywords: Grigory Kozintsev

Hamlet
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-63
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Hamlet
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-1
Description: A modern dress version of Shakespeare's tragedy about a Danish prince.
Keywords: Richard Burton; John Gielgud

Hamlet
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2012-77
Description: This production of Shakespeare's masterpiece from Britain's renowned Royal Shakespeare Company was filmed on location rather than in the theatre. Cast includes David Tennant, Patrick Stewart, Penny Downie, Oliver Ford Davies, Mariah Gale.
Keywords: Gregory Doran; BBC

Hamlet
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2014-5
Description: Full-text film of Shakespeare's play. Directed and starring Kenneth Branagh. Cast includes Julie Christie, Gerard Depardieu, Charlton Heston, Derek Jacobi, Jack Lemmon, Robin Williams, and Kate Winslet.
Keywords:

Henry IV: Part 1
Series Title: Globe Theatre on Screen - 2010
Call Number: DVD 2014-09
Description: Shakepeare's Globe presents first installment of Shakespeare's gripping account of the rise of Hal from idle barfly to monarch-in-waiting.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry IV: Part 2
Series Title: Globe Theatre on Screen - 2010
Call Number: DVD 2014-10
Description: Part 2. Cast includes Roger Allam (Sir John Falstaff), Oliver Cotton (King Henry IV), Jamie Parker (Prince Hal), and Barbara Marten (Mistress Quickly / Lady Northumberland).
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry V
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-94
Description:
Keywords: Historical Films; Kenneth Branagh

Henry VI
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-65
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry VI
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-66
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry VIII
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-67
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Irony and Ambiguity
Series Title: Playing Shakespeare
Call Number: DVD 2006-242 v.7
Description: Understanding the intended irony in a dramatic text
Keywords: Instruction

Janet Suzman
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 93-19
Description: Techniques for Shakespearean comedies; two copies.
Keywords: Instruction

Julius Caesar
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-68
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

King Henry IV: Part I
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-176
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990. After the murder of Richard II, Henry assumes the throne, and is immediately confronted with rebellion by Owen Glendower, Douglas of Scotland, Northumberland and his son Hotspur.
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

King Henry IV: Part II
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-177
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990. Rebels in the north are threatening the stability of the kingdom, and King Henry's health is fading quickly.
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

King Henry V
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-175
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990. Young King Henry of England asserts a hereditary claim to the throne of France, gathering an army and embarking on a course that will lead to one of England's greatest battlefield triumphs and forever change the face of Europe. Follows King Henry V as he unites his people, deals justly with traitors, leads his soldiers to victory, and ensures peace by marrying a French princess.
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

King Henry VI : House of York
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-172
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990. Continues Shakespeare's story of Henry VI and reveals how Queen Margaret hates the Yorks and becomes the inspiration of the Lancastrians. Concludes with the Yorks winning the battle of St. Albans, and thus forcing Henry from the throne.
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

King Henry VI: House of Lancaster
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-173
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990. Shakespeare's historical play which recreates Henry VI's early and middle years as King. Centers on the French wars and the activities of Joan of Arc and details the culmination of the civil war between the Houses of Lancaster and York.
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

King Lear
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-70
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

King Lear
Series Title: 1983
Call Number: DVD 2012-87
Description: Adaptation of William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters.
Keywords: Laurence Olivier; Michael Elliott

King Lear
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2014-34
Description: King Lear devises a test for his offspring to convince him of their suitability and compassion for rule.
Keywords: Trevor Nunn; Chris Hunt

King Richard II
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-178
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990. Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and the usurper, Henry Bolingboke (later Henry IV).
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

King Richard III
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-174
Description: Recorded live at the Grand Theatre, Swansea in 1990.Shakespeare's play about Richard of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villain who usurps the crown.
Keywords: English Shakespeare Company; Wars of the Roses

Korol Lir
Series Title: 1970
Call Number: DVD 2007-452
Description: Dramatization of William Shakespeare's play in which tragedy occurs when an old king prematurely divides his kingdom between his daughters in the vain hope that they will care for him in his old age.
Keywords: Grigory Kozintsev

Lear '87 Archive
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-232
Description: Jill Godmilow produced and directed this archive of a two-week workshop on a new, gender-reversed production of "King Lear;" three volumes (discs).
Keywords: Mabou Mines

Life and Death of King John
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-69
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Looking for Richard
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2011-6
Description: Cast and crew of Al Pacino's production of Shakespeare's Richard III including Alec Baldwin, Aidan Quinn, Winona Ryder, and Kevin Spacey.
Keywords: Documentary

Love's Labour's Lost
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-71
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Love's Labour's Lost
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2014-11
Description: The King of Navarre and his friends think that they cannot love again.Spoken in Shakespeare's English with English subtitles.
Keywords: Shakespeare's Globe Theater Production

Macbeth
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-72
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Macbeth
Series Title: 1978
Call Number: DVD 2014-4
Description: When a trio of witches prophesize Macbeth's ascension to the throne, Lady Macbeth pushes her husband into a murderous spree. Cast includes Ian McKellen & Dame Judi Dench.
Keywords: Royal Shakespeare Company

Macbeth
Series Title: Great Performances Television Program: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2014-32
Description: Adaptation of the stage production which relocates the action to a nameless 20th-century underground facility, offering a parable of the quest for power in the modern world. Directed by Rupert Goold. Cast includes Patrick Stewart, Kate Fleetwood, and Michael Feast.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Measure for Measure
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-73
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy-drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Measure for Measure
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83-18
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts.
Keywords: Comedy-Drama

Merchant of Venice
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-74
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Merchant of Venice
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2006-223
Description: Al Pacino, Jeremy Irons, and Joseph Fiennes star in the 2004 adaptation of Shakespeare's drama. Screenplay and directed by Michael Radford.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Merchant of Venice
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83-5
Description: BBC Television Production; three parts.
Keywords: Comedy

Merry Wives of Windsor
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-75
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Merry Wives of Windsor
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 84-2
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts.
Keywords: Comedy

Midsummer Night's Dream
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-76
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Midsummer Night's Dream
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83-6
Description: BBC Television Production.
Keywords: Comedy

Midsummer Night's Dream
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-151
Description: Max Reinhardt's production of William Shakespeare's play originally released as a motion picture in 1935.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Much Ado about Nothing
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-77
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Much Ado About Nothing
Series Title: 1993
Call Number: DVD 2013-227
Description: Romantic comedy with Keanu Reeves, Emma Thompson, Denzel Washington, and Kate Beckinsale.
Keywords: Kenneth Branagh

Othello
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-78
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Othello
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2012-86
Description: Performed at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre.
Keywords: Wilson Milam

Passion and Coolness
Series Title: Playing Shakespeare
Call Number: DVD 2006-242 v.8
Description: How to achieve balance in a Shakespearean character, who may have deliberate and striking inconsistencies.
Keywords: Instruction

Passion and Coolness
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 17
Description: Royal Shakespeare Company explores psychology of Shakespeare's plays.
Keywords: Instruction

Performing Shakespeare
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 65
Description: Techniques for the performance of Shakespearean drama.
Keywords: Instruction

Pericles
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-79
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Playing Shakespeare: Language and Character
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 58
Description: Shakespeare's use of language to define his characters.
Keywords:

Playing Shakespeare: Two Traditions
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-57
Description: Discussion, dramatization of Shakespeare's use of language, meter, verse.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Playing Shakespeare: Using the Verse
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 59
Description: Discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of blank verse.
Keywords: Instruction

Poetry and Hidden Poetry
Series Title: Playing Shakespeare
Call Number: DVD 2006-242 v.11
Description: How Shakespeare used poetry to heighten the dramatic effect.
Keywords: Instruction

Preparing to Perform Shakespeare
Series Title: Playing Shakespeare
Call Number: DVD 2006-242 v.2
Description: The thoughts and ideas that run through an actor's mind as he prepares for a major scene.
Keywords: Instruction

Rehearsing the Text
Series Title: Playing Shakespeare
Call Number: DVD 2006-242 v.9
Description: Shows how richly a careful reading of Shakespeare in rehearsals is repaid.
Keywords: Instruction

Richard III
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-81
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Richard III
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-90
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Richard III
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1955)
Call Number: DVD 2007-490
Description: An immortal tale of lust, murder, treachery and the ruthless pursuit of power.
Keywords: Laurence Olivier

Romeo and Juliet
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-80
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-143
Description: Big film studio version of the Shakespearean play.
Keywords: Shakespeare; Tragedy; Love

Romeo and Juliet: by William Shakespeare
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2012-83
Description: Fillmed at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre with Adetomiwa Edun (Romeo) and Ellie Kendrick (Juliet).
Keywords:

Set Speeches and Soliloquies
Series Title: Playing Shakespeare
Call Number: DVD 2006-242 v.6
Description: Rules governing the soliloquy, and the difficulties and purpose of set speeches and soliloquies.
Keywords: Instruction

Shakespeare in Love
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-142
Description: Oscar winning story of a young Will Shakespeare, whose need to break a bad case of writer's block leads to romance with Lady Viola; starring Gwyneth Paltrow and Joseph Fiennes.
Keywords: Comedy-Drama

Speaking Shakespearean Verse
Series Title: Playing Shakespeare
Call Number: DVD 2006-242 v.1
Description: How to speak verse in drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Taming of the Shrew
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-82
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Taming of the Shrew
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83-8
Description: BBC Television Production; three parts.
Keywords: Comedy

Tempest
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-83
Description: 1980s BBC series the comedy-drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Tempest
Series Title: Shakespeare: From Page to Stage
Call Number: VCR 85-3
Description: Helps to provide the student with a sense of the play as a script for performance.
Keywords: Comedy-Drama; Instruction

Tempest
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-144
Description: Comedy loosely based on Shakespeare's play "The Tempest" has a New York City architect who tries to solve his midlife crisis by moving to a Greek island with his teenage daughter.
Keywords: Shakespeare; Romantic Comedy; Paul Mazursky

Tempest
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2013-231
Description: Modern retelling of Shakespeare's magical tale where the exiled sorceress conjures a storm which shipwrecks her enemies. Cast includes Helen Mirren, Felicity Jones, Russel Brand, Chris Cooper, Alan Cumming, Alfred Molina.
Keywords: Julie Taymor

Timon of Athens
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-84
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Titus Andronicus
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-85
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Troilus and Cressida
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-86
Description: 1980s BBC series of the drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Twelfth Night
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83-10
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts.
Keywords: Comedy

Two Gentlemen of Verona
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-88
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Two Gentlemen of Verona
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 84-3
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts.
Keywords: Comedy

Two Traditions
Series Title: Playing Shakespeare
Call Number: DVD 2006-242 v.3
Description: How to understand Shakespeare's texts in terms of modern naturalistic expectations.
Keywords: Instruction

Using the Verse
Series Title: Playing Shakespeare
Call Number: DVD 2006-242 v.4
Description: What is blank verse and how should it be read?
Keywords: Instruction

William Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-222
Description: William Shakespeare's classic farce. A wealthy merchant of Padua announces he will not allow the marriage of his youngest daughter until her shrewish sister is wed.
Keywords: Sam Taylor; Comedy

Winter's Tale
Series Title: Shakespeare Plays
Call Number: DVD 2004-89
Description: 1980s BBC series of the comedy-drama.
Keywords: Shakespeare

Winter's Tale
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83-11
Description: BBC Television Production; three parts.
Keywords: Comedy-Drama