Bard Flies

di James A. Smith, William C. Quinn

A podcast full of sound and fury, told by idiots. Dedicated to covering the plays of William Shakespeare in chronological order. 

Episodi del podcast

  • Stagione 1

  • S01 E30 - Timon of Athens: No Money, Mo' Problems

    S01 E30 - Timon of Athens: No Money, Mo' Problems

    In a classic riches-to-rags story, the wealthy and generous Timon goes from commissioning artwork and giving interest free loans to subsisting on roots and railing against humanity in Shakespeare's bleak comedy. The atmosphere is ...

    38:56
  • S01 E29 - King Lear: Lear and Loathing

    S01 E29 - King Lear: Lear and Loathing

    Pro tip from King Lear to parents of all varieties, especially those running hereditary monarchies and dictatorships: retirement ain’t all that it’s cracked up to be! The British ruler’s efforts to step away to enjoy his dotage by...

    56:29
  • S01 E28 - All's Well That Ends Well: Helen of Ploy

    S01 E28 - All's Well That Ends Well: Helen of Ploy

    In a plot worthy of a day-time reality show, All’s Well that Ends Well tells the story of a low-born ward named Helena who cures an ailing king and asks for the hand of a young nobleman who will do just about anything to avoid mar...

    48:42
  • S01 E27 - Othello: It's Called Deception

    S01 E27 - Othello: It's Called Deception

    Lust, jealousy, rage, race, and one very inconveniently misplaced handkerchief lie at the center of Shakespeare’s "Othello," an emotional tour de force that takes manipulation and evil to new levels. Will and James discuss where I...

    01:10:44
  • S01 E26 - Measure for Measure: Ten Times Deranged

    S01 E26 - Measure for Measure: Ten Times Deranged

    In the darkest episode of “Undercover Bosses” of all time, the Duke of Vienna announces he’s taking a vacation and disguises himself as a monk, to see how his seemingly pious deputy Angelo runs the city -- only to find out that he...

    01:08:38