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Maximianno Cobra's Selection
(...) His acts being seven ages. At first the infant,
Mewling and puking in the nurse's arms;
Then the whining schoolboy, with his satchel
And shining morning face, creeping like snail
Unwillingly to school. And then the lover, (...)

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NEW PODCAST! Richard Burton - William Shakespeare - The Rapt of Lucrece - HD Restored Edition

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The Rapt of Lucrece (1594) - Studio recording 1961 - HD Remastered - Restored Edition



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(...)'To fill with worm-holes stately monuments,
To feed oblivion with decay of things,
To blot old books and alter their contents,
To pluck the quills from ancient ravens' wings,
To dry the old oak's sap and cherish springs,
To spoil antiquities of hammer'd steel,
And turn the giddy round of Fortune's wheel;(...)

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Interviews - John Paton - Role: Sempronius - MISANTHROPOS

John Paton
Role: Sempronius

Before we start, and just because you're a fellow Bristol boy, I have to ask: what's your favourite place in Brissle?

I have been away a long time and much has changed. Probably when I was younger my favourite place was the Odeon Cinema and The Dug Out Club or the Locarno night clubs! (hahahaha). However when I visit these days I love the Bristol Old Vic – it brings back happy memories of both my first ever ‘proper’ theatre trip to see The Crucible – age of 12. PLUS I got the thrill of working there in a play called "Croak, Croak, Croak" by Peter Tinniswood, directed by BOV's assistant Artistic Director Gareth Machin.

What was your first exposure to Shakespeare?

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NEW PODCAST! Richard Burton - William Shakespeare - Hamlet - HD Restored Edition

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The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1600-1) - HD Remastered - Restored Edition



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