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All's well that ends well —Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Book On CD
2003
Availability: 1 of 1

Romantic comedy meets fairy tale with Helena, a humble doctor's daughter, rescues the ailing King of France and claims marriage to the disdained young Lord Bertram, as her reward. He'll have none of her, preferring to r...

Macbeth

Inspired by the prophesies of three witches and encouraged by his wife, a murderous king claws his way to power.

King Lear

"A kingdom divided, a family destroyed, the faithful banished and the hateful left to wreak inhuman havoc in the realm. Four hundred years after it was written, King Lear resonates as never before. Starring the incompara...

Hamlet

A ghostly visitor with a shocking secret, a daughter devastated by loss, a deadly duel and the most famous question in all of drama: Shakespeare's iconic tragedy will hold you spellbound. Jonathan Goad is witty and coura...

Romeo and Juliet

Falling headlong in love, two teenagers defy the long-simmering hatred between their families in this heartbreaking story.

The merchant of Venice —Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Book On CD
2002
Availability: 4 of 4

Bassanio, an impoverished Venetian, asks his merchant friend, Antonio to lend him 3,000 ducats, so that he can go to Belmont to woo the heiress Portia. With all of his capital committed overseas, Antonio borrows in turn...

Elizabeth Rex —Findley, Timothy.

William Shakespeare and the formidable Virgin Queen, Elizabeth I, are brought together in a remarkable encounter on the night of April 22, 1616.

The taming of the shrew

Courtship or conquest? The breakdown of a defiant spirit or breakthrough that liberates a heart deprived of love? From the world-renowned Stratford Festival, this scintillating production of Shakespeare's boisterous come...

Caesar and Cleopatra

Political drama turns to comedy when veteran strategist Julius Caesar becomes mentor to the enchanting teenage queen of Roman-occupied Egypt. Their first encounter under a desert moon will lead to a shift in the course o...

The Tempest DVD

Follows the story of Prospero, the banished Duke of Milan. Marooned on a distant island with his daughter, Miranda, Prospero has spent twelve years perfecting his magic arts. Now, with the help of the sprit Ariel, he rai...

King Lear

The Thames Shakespeare Collection presents this compelling production of King Lear performed at the Stratford Festival of Canada.

The taming of the shrew

In this Stratford Festival production, The Taming of the Shrew is set in a colourful Italy of the 1950's, with Petruchio as a swaggering leather-jacketed street bandit who roars up to marry Kate on a sporty Lambretta.

The Mikado

A spoof of Victorian English society. Presents the story of a lowly tailor's transformation from prisoner in a country jail to the rank of Lord Executioner.

Othello

Undeterred by the differences in their backgrounds and life experiences, Othello and Desdemona defy prejudice to be united in marriage. But deadly malice lurks where the newlyweds least expect it, as the one man Othello ...

Medea —Euripides.

First performed in Athens, 431 B.C., this classic play is one of the most searingly intense of all Greek tragedies. Spurned by the husband whose life she saved, the celebrated sorceress of legend plans a terrible reveng...

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