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Video Conversations

Conversations with expert Shakespearians, in celebration of Shakespeare's birthday

Since 2009 the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust has published a series of video-posts in collaboration with the University of Warwick, in celebration of Shakespeare’s Birthday. The short video conversations cover a range of topics including; 

  • 'Shakespeare Found: The Cobbe Portrait of Shakespeare' (with Stanley Wells) 
  • 'Understanding Shakespeare’s Sonnets' (with Jonathan Bate, Paul Edmondson and Stanley Wells) 
  • 'Anonymous: A Shakespeare Authorship Discussion' (with Stanley Wells)

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Actors' Shakespeare

'Actors' Shakespeare: Judi Dench, Rory Kinnear, Simon Russell Beale and Harriet Walter' - with Paul Edmondson, Paul Prescott, Carol Rutter and Stanley Wells, all of whom have been producing essays for The Routledge Companion to Actors’ Shakespeare on how these actors make Shakespeare work.

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