Lenny And Will

Comic Lenny Henry, trying, but not always succeeding, to be entirely serious, goes in search of the magic of Shakespeare in performance.

Starting at the re-created Globe Theatre, his search is aided by some of the country's greatest Shakespeare directors, actors and theatre practitioners - Sir Peter Hall, Dame Judi Dench, Sir Trevor Nunn, Adrian Lester, Barry Rutter, Dominic Dromgoole and Patsy Rodenburg.

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20060325Comic Lenny Henry, trying, but not always succeeding, to be entirely serious, goes in search of the magic of Shakespeare in performance.

Starting at the re-created Globe Theatre, his search is aided by some of the country's greatest Shakespeare directors, actors and theatre practitioners - Sir Peter Hall, Dame Judi Dench, Sir Trevor Nunn, Adrian Lester, Barry Rutter, Dominic Dromgoole and Patsy Rodenburg.

Then News.

Comic Lenny Henry, trying, but not always succeeding, to be entirely serious, goes in search of the magic of Shakespeare in performance.

Starting at the re-created Globe Theatre, his search is aided by some of the country's greatest Shakespeare directors, actors and theatre practitioners - Sir Peter Hall, Dame Judi Dench, Sir Trevor Nunn, Adrian Lester, Barry Rutter, Dominic Dromgoole and Patsy Rodenburg.

Comic Lenny Henry, trying, but not always succeeding, to be entirely serious, goes in search of the magic of Shakespeare in performance.

Starting at the re-created Globe Theatre, his search is aided by some of the country's greatest Shakespeare directors, actors and theatre practitioners - Sir Peter Hall, Dame Judi Dench, Sir Trevor Nunn, Adrian Lester, Barry Rutter, Dominic Dromgoole and Patsy Rodenburg.

Then News.

Comic Lenny Henry, trying, but not always succeeding, to be entirely serious, goes in search of the magic of Shakespeare in performance.

Starting at the re-created Globe Theatre, his search is aided by some of the country's greatest Shakespeare directors, actors and theatre practitioners - Sir Peter Hall, Dame Judi Dench, Sir Trevor Nunn, Adrian Lester, Barry Rutter, Dominic Dromgoole and Patsy Rodenburg.

Comic Lenny Henry, trying, but not always succeeding, to be entirely serious, goes in search of the magic of Shakespeare in performance.

Starting at the re-created Globe Theatre, his search is aided by some of the country's greatest Shakespeare directors, actors and theatre practitioners - Sir Peter Hall, Dame Judi Dench, Sir Trevor Nunn, Adrian Lester, Barry Rutter, Dominic Dromgoole and Patsy Rodenburg.

Starting at the re-created Globe Theatre, his search is aided by some of the country's greatest Shakespeare directors, actors and theatre practitioners - Sir Peter Hall, Dame Judi Dench, Sir Trevor Nunn, Adrian Lester, Barry Rutter, Dominic Dromgoole and Patsy Rodenburg.Comic Lenny Henry, trying, but not always succeeding, to be entirely serious, goes in search of the magic of Shakespeare in performance.

Comic Lenny Henry, trying, but not always succeeding, to be entirely serious, goes in search of the magic of Shakespeare in performance.

Starting at the re-created Globe Theatre, his search is aided by some of the country's greatest Shakespeare directors, actors and theatre practitioners - Sir Peter Hall, Dame Judi Dench, Sir Trevor Nunn, Adrian Lester, Barry Rutter, Dominic Dromgoole and Patsy Rodenburg.

0120070214Starting at the recreated Globe Theatre, Lenny Henry takes a journey of discovery through the plays he's now passionate about to find out why we so often put the Bard on a pedestal.

With leading contemporary performance specialists, actors and directors, including Adrian Lester, Dame Judi Dench, Peter Hall, Trevor Nunn, Barry Rutter, Dominic Dromgoole and Patsy Rodenburg.

Having discovered a passion for the Bard, Lenry Henry explores why he remains so vital.

Lenny Henry pursues his new-found enthusiasm for the works of William Shakespeare

Followed by News.

02Lenny And Will: Act Two20070221Having been put off Shakespeare by unimaginative schoolteachers, Lenny Henry confessed to a late-flowering passion for the plays.

Pursuing his new-found enthusiasm, he gets to grips with how the magic comes to life, watching Sir Peter Hall in rehearsal for a triumphant Measure for Measure and by even trying his own hand at Othello.

Lenny Henry watches Sir Peter Hall in rehearsal for a triumphant Measure for Measure.

Lenny Henry pursues his new-found enthusiasm for the works of William Shakespeare