Shakespeare: The Seven Major Tragediesby Harold Bloom
Othelloby William Shakespeare
Seven Classic Playsby Various Artists
Hedda Gablerby Henrik Ibsen
The History of Theatreby David Timson
Sweeney Todd and the String of Pearls Podcast
Serendipity Podcastby Ann Heppermann
Drama of the Week Podcast
Drawing on Danish chronicles and the Elizabethan vogue for revenge tragedy, Shakespeare created a play that is at once a philosophic treatise, a family drama, and a supernatural thriller.
Speak the Speech makes free Shakespearean performance more widely accessible than ever, in the style of radio theater!
Oedipus the King (often known by the Latin title Oedipus Rex) is an Athenian tragedy by Sophocles that was first performed c. 429 BC.
Othello is the story of a cross-cultural romance between the title character, a noble moor who is a general in the Venetian army, and Desdemona, a beautiful and virtuous Venetian lady.
The finest radio drama of the 1930’s was The Mercury Theatre on the Air, a show featuring the acclaimed New York drama company founded by Orson Welles and John Houseman.
In the rigid theocracy of Salem, Massachusetts, rumors that women are practicing witchcraft galvanize the town.
Willy Loman, the protagonist of Death of a Salesman, has spent his life following the American way, living out his belief in salesmanship as a way to reinvent himself.