Muse of Fire w/t – This vibrant new documentary sees actors Dan and Giles set out on an extraordinary journey across Britain and the US to discover why people are so scared of Shakespeare, from the classroom and beyond. Along the way they meet and are helped by members of their profession including – among many others – Judi Dench, Ralph Fiennes, Jude Law, Baz Luhrman, Ewan Mcgregor, Zoe Wanamaker, James Earl Jones, Ben Kingsley, John Hurt, as well as a cast of weird and wonderful members of the public that they happen across on the road. Part of a BBC Four celebration of theatre that will include Arena: National Theatre At 50 and a documentary series on Greek Theatre.
TX: April 2013
Source: BBC press release