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  • Lights, camera, action: technology and theatre Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Dec 2009

  • Lights, camera, action: technology and theatre

    Lights, camera, action: technology and theatre Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Dec 2009
    Tony Hill from the Royal Shakespeare Company explains the use of technology in the theatre.
  • Hamlet: Introducing the characters Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Jupiter Images

    Hamlet: Introducing the characters

    By Tony Hill

    Tony Hill of the Royal Shakespeare Company introduces the characters and plot of Hamlet to a group of New York high...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Dec 2009

  • Hamlet: Introducing the characters

    Hamlet: Introducing the characters Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Jupiter Images
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Dec 2009
    Tony Hill of the Royal Shakespeare Company introduces the characters and plot of Hamlet to a group of New York high school students.
  • Getting to grips with Shakespearian language Creative commons image Icon By ktylerconk via Flickr under Creative Commons licence under Creative-Commons license

    Getting to grips with Shakespearian language

    By Tony Hill

    Tony Hill of the Royal Shakespeare Company assists young people in accessing Shakespearian language by working...

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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Dec 2009

  • Getting to grips with Shakespearian language

    Getting to grips with Shakespearian language Creative commons image Icon By ktylerconk via Flickr under Creative Commons licence under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Dec 2009
    Tony Hill of the Royal Shakespeare Company assists young people in accessing Shakespearian language by working through lines from Hamlet and understanding...
  • Drama workshop: Act III, scene iii Creative commons image Icon martin_hartland via Flickr under Creative-Commons license

    Drama workshop: Act III, scene iii

    By Tim Pigott-Smith

    In a clip from 1999 Tim Pigott-Smith directs a RADA student through Act III, Scene iii.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Dec 2009

  • Drama workshop: Act III, scene iii

    Drama workshop: Act III, scene iii Creative commons image Icon martin_hartland via Flickr under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Dec 2009
    In a clip from 1999 Tim Pigott-Smith directs a RADA student through Act III, Scene iii.
  • Drama workshop: Act II, scene ii Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team

    Drama workshop: Act II, scene ii

    By Tim Pigott-Smith

    In a clip from 1999 Tim Pigott-Smith assists a RADA student through Act II, Scene ii.

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Dec 2009

  • Drama workshop: Act II, scene ii

    Drama workshop: Act II, scene ii Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 07 Dec 2009
    In a clip from 1999 Tim Pigott-Smith assists a RADA student through Act II, Scene ii.
  • Drama workshop: Act I, scene ii Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Jupiter Images

    Drama workshop: Act I, scene ii

    By Tim Pigott-Smith

    In a clip from 1999 Tim Pigott Smith directs a RADA student through Act I, Scene ii.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Dec 2009

  • Drama workshop: Act I, scene ii

    Drama workshop: Act I, scene ii Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Jupiter Images
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Dec 2009
    In a clip from 1999 Tim Pigott Smith directs a RADA student through Act I, Scene ii.
  • A reader's guide to Medea Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Jason Amato under CC-NC-ND licence

    A reader's guide to Medea

    By Dr Stephanie Forward

    Prepare yourself for doom and gloom as we explore the story of one the great Greek tragedies

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Feb 2008

  • A reader's guide to Medea

    A reader's guide to Medea Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Jason Amato under CC-NC-ND licence
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Feb 2008
    Prepare yourself for doom and gloom as we explore the story of one the great Greek tragedies
  • Seize the day and savour it: Horace's carpe diem Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Jan 2008

  • Seize the day and savour it: Horace's carpe diem

    Seize the day and savour it: Horace's carpe diem Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 16 Jan 2008
    Paula James explores the layers of meaning in Horace's tales of two mice.
  • OU on the BBC: Greek and Latin Voices - About the series Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: photos.com
    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Dec 2007

  • OU on the BBC: Greek and Latin Voices - About the series

    OU on the BBC: Greek and Latin Voices - About the series Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: photos.com
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 06 Dec 2007
    BBC Radio 3's The Essay strand explores the origins of Western culture.
  • Oedipus: The message in the myth Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: photos.com

    Oedipus: The message in the myth

    By Christopher Wilson

    Differences in versions of Greek myths reflect the contemporary worlds of the storytellers, explains Chris Wilson

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Dec 2007

  • Oedipus: The message in the myth

    Oedipus: The message in the myth Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: photos.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Dec 2007
    Differences in versions of Greek myths reflect the contemporary worlds of the storytellers, explains Chris Wilson

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  • Getting started on classical Latin

    This free course, Getting started on classical Latin, has been developed in response to requests from learners who had had no contact with Latin...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Mar 2017

  • Getting started on classical Latin

    Getting started on classical Latin Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Art Archive/Alamy
    Introductory level Duration 10 hours Updated 01 Mar 2017
    This free course, Getting started on classical Latin, has been developed in...
  • The Enlightenment

    The free course will examine the Enlightenment. To help understand the nature and scale of the cultural changes of the time, we offer a 'map' of...

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    16 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    14 Apr 2016

  • The Enlightenment

    The Enlightenment Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 16 hours Updated 14 Apr 2016
    The free course will examine the Enlightenment. To help understand the nature and...
  • Continuing classical Latin

    This free course, Continuing classical Latin, gives you the opportunity to hear a discussion of the development of the Latin language.

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    4 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    18 Jan 2016

  • Continuing classical Latin

    Continuing classical Latin Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 4 hours Updated 18 Jan 2016
    This free course, Continuing classical Latin, gives you the opportunity to hear a...