Shakespeare Uncovered
52:15

Shakespeare Uncovered: Twelfth Night and As You Like It with Joely Richardson

Season 1 Episode 1 Foxtel Arts August 5, 2016

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Six Shakespearean actors and directors research the revered dramatist and reveal the stories behind and the wonders within some of his greatest plays. This week Joely ...

Six Shakespearean actors and directors research the revered dramatist and reveal the stories behind and the wonders within some of his greatest plays. This week Joely Richardson investigates Twelfth Night and As You Like It.

Shakespeare Uncovered
52:16

Shakespeare Uncovered: The Tempest with Trevor Nunn

Season 1 Episode 4 Foxtel Arts April 19, 2016

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Legendary director Trevor Nunn, (who has directed 30 of Shakespeare's 37 plays and is determined to complete them all), takes us through the magical and mysterious world ...

Legendary director Trevor Nunn, (who has directed 30 of Shakespeare's 37 plays and is determined to complete them all), takes us through the magical and mysterious world created in The Tempest, Shakespeare's last complete play.

The Secret Life Of Books
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The Secret Life Of Books: Jane Eyre

Season 1 Episode 5 Foxtel Arts September 14, 2015

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Journalist and author Bidisha examines Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, questioning the main themes of the novel and asking what the characterisation of the mad Creole woman in ...

Journalist and author Bidisha examines Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, questioning the main themes of the novel and asking what the characterisation of the mad Creole woman in the attic says about they author's views on colonialism. T

Shakespeare Uncovered
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Shakespeare Uncovered: The Tempest with Trevor Nunn

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC March 17, 2013

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Legendary director Trevor Nunn, (who has directed 30 of Shakespeare's 37 plays and is determined to complete them all), takes us through the magical and mysterious world ...

Legendary director Trevor Nunn, (who has directed 30 of Shakespeare's 37 plays and is determined to complete them all), takes us through the magical and mysterious world created in The Tempest, Shakespeare's last complete play.

The Secret Life Of Books
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The Secret Life Of Books: Mrs Dalloway

Season 1 Episode 3 Foxtel Arts August 31, 2015

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Alexandra Harris examines Virginia Woolf's classic novel Mrs Dalloway, and finds out how the post-war climate of confusion and uncertainty, but also of progression in the ...

Alexandra Harris examines Virginia Woolf's classic novel Mrs Dalloway, and finds out how the post-war climate of confusion and uncertainty, but also of progression in the 1920s influenced the free-form style of the book.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: Andrew Bovell - When The Rain Stops Falling

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC September 20, 2013

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Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode, Andrew Bovell discusses recurring patterns of family and global ...

Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode, Andrew Bovell discusses recurring patterns of family and global histories in When the Rain Stops Falling.

What I Wrote
4:59

What I Wrote: Matt Cameron - Tear From A Glass Eye

Season 2 Episode 2 ABC October 18, 2010

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Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode Matt Cameron explores the nature of indifference in Tear from a ...

Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode Matt Cameron explores the nature of indifference in Tear from a Glass Eye.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: Matt Cameron - Ruby Moon

Season 2 Episode 1 ABC October 18, 2010

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Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode Matt Cameron discusses the dark side of suburbia in Ruby Moon.

Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode Matt Cameron discusses the dark side of suburbia in Ruby Moon.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: Debra Oswald - Dags

Season 2 Episode 3 ABC October 18, 2010

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Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode Debra Oswald explores the ugly duckling story underlying Dags.

Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode Debra Oswald explores the ugly duckling story underlying Dags.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: Katherine Thomson - Diving for Pearls

Season 3 Episode 9 ABC August 2, 2013

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Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, Katherine Thomson talks about how the economic changes of the late 20th Century formed ...

Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, Katherine Thomson talks about how the economic changes of the late 20th Century formed the basis of this play about a couple.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: Hannie Rayson - Two Brothers

Season 3 Episode 10 ABC August 9, 2013

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Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, Hannie Rayson revelas that she intended to goad te audience with this play about ...

Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, Hannie Rayson revelas that she intended to goad te audience with this play about refugees and politics.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: David Williamson - Gallipoli

Season 3 Episode 8 ABC July 26, 2013

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Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, David Williamson discusses how he re-evaluated his idea of Anzacs to write this script.

Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, David Williamson discusses how he re-evaluated his idea of Anzacs to write this script.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: Louis Nowra - Cosi

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC September 20, 2013

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Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode, Louis Nowra discusses art and claims it should not be relevant in Cosi.

Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode, Louis Nowra discusses art and claims it should not be relevant in Cosi.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: David Williamson - Dead White Males

Season 3 Episode 7 ABC June 28, 2013

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Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, David Williamson talks about why he wrote this critique of post-modernism.

Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, David Williamson talks about why he wrote this critique of post-modernism.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: Debra Oswald - Mr Bailey's Minder

Season 2 Episode 4 ABC October 18, 2010

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Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode Debra Oswald talks about the relationship of father and daughter in ...

Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode Debra Oswald talks about the relationship of father and daughter in Mr Bailey's Minder.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: Alice Pung - Growing Up Asian In Australia

Season 3 Episode 3 ABC May 31, 2013

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Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, Alice Pung talks about this collection of short stories she edited.

Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, Alice Pung talks about this collection of short stories she edited.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: Hannie Rayson - Inheritance

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC September 6, 2013

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Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode, Hannie Rayson explores family and identity in Inheritance.

Five Australian playwrights talk candidly with Dr Tess Brady about their best known plays. In this episode, Hannie Rayson explores family and identity in Inheritance.

What I Wrote
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What I Wrote: Peter Goldsworthy - Maestro

Season 3 Episode 4 ABC June 7, 2013

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Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, Peter Goldsworthy discusses the relationship between Keller and Paul.

Award-winning Australian playwrights talk candidly about their best known plays. Today, Peter Goldsworthy discusses the relationship between Keller and Paul.