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Shakespeare in Italy
Italy, the setting for a third of Shakespeare’s plays, was the stage on which he explored his greatest themes: love and war, fidelity and betrayal, and above all, politics. Host Francesco da Mosto takes us to Verona, Venice and Rome to reveal the beautiful locations, myths and Italian stories that inspired the great playwright.
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Shakespeare in Italy
From Romeo and Juliet to the jealousy of Othello, Francesco da Mosto shows how Shakespeare used the land of love to tell his most passionate stories. (1 of 2)
Shakespeare in Italy
Francesco da Mosto takes a look at Italy as the land of adventure and ambition - where fortunes are made and battles are fought. (2 of 2)