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The English Renaissance and NOT Shakespeare

Season 1 Episode 13

About the Episode

The Renaissance came to England late, thanks to a Hundred Years War that ran long and a civil war to decide who would be the royal family. BUT after that, there was a flowering of humanism, science, and culture. Theater was a big part of it. Today, we're talking about the London theater scene and the playwrights that set the stage...ahem...for the main man of English Theater, William Shakespeare.

Aired: 05/10/18 | Expires: | Runtime: 12m 17s
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