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Shakespeare Uncovered

This series combines history, biography, iconic performance, analysis and the personal passion of its hosts -- Ethan Hawke, Jeremy Irons, Derek jacobi, Trevor Nunn, Joely Richardson and David Tennant -- to tell the story behind the stories of Shakespeare's greatest plays. Each episode combines interviews with actors, directors and scholars, along with visits to key locations, clips from some of the most celebrated film and television adaptations and illustrative excerpts from the plays especially staged for the series at Shakespeare's Globe in London.

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Friday, Feb 8, 2013 - 9:00 PM    "Hamlet with David Tennant" An acclaimed Hamlet himself, including a recent GREAT PERFORMANCES production, Tennant meets with fellow Hamlets, including superstar Jude Law, to compare notes on the titanic challenge of playing the most iconic of all roles. He also tries, alongside Simon Russell Beale and Ben Whishaw, to master the meaning of the play and the reason why it is considered the greatest of Shakespeare's works. Part 5 of 6 G
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Friday, Feb 8, 2013 - 9:00 PM "Hamlet with David Tennant" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Feb 8, 2013 - 10:00 PM "The Tempest with Trevor Nunn" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Jan 30, 2015 - 9:00 PM "A Midsummer Night's Dream with Hugh Bonneville" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Jan 30, 2015 - 10:00 PM "King Lear with Christopher Plummer" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Feb 6, 2015 - 9:00 PM "The Taming of the Shrew with Morgan Freeman" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Feb 6, 2015 - 10:00 PM "Othello with David Harewood" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Feb 13, 2015 - 9:00 PM "Antony & Cleopatra with Kim Cattrall" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Feb 13, 2015 - 10:00 PM "Romeo & Juliet with Joseph Fiennes" (IDAHO)
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Thursday, Dec 3, 2015 - 12:00 AM "Macbeth with Ethan Hawke" (IDAHO)
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Thursday, Dec 10, 2015 - 12:00 AM "The Comedies with Joely Richardson" (IDAHO)
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