No Holds Bard

The Shakespeare Podcast Shakespeare Would Have Listened To.*

NHB 030 - Shakespeare Book Reports

This week we'll try to sell you on six of our favorite Shakespeare books. Featured are...

THE YEAR OF LEAR: SHAKESPEARE IN 1606 by James Shapiro
SHAKESPEARE IN AMERICA edited by James Shapiro
SACRED ART OF SHAKESPEARE: TO TAKE UPON US THE MYSTERY OF THINGS by Martin Lings
THINKING SHAKESPEARE by Barry Edelstein
SHYLOCK: A LEGEND AND ITS LEGACY by John Gross
KILL SHAKESPEARE by Anthony Del Col and Conor McCreery

NHB 029 - 'Tis The Night Before Christmas

Here's your Christmas gift from your friends at No Holds Bard: Clement Clarke Moore's A VISIT FROM ST. NICHOLAS converted to a Shakespearian monologue in iambic pentameter. It was either this or socks, so we hope you like it.

Performed by Dan Beaulieu
Written by Kevin Condardo

NHB 021 - Shakespeare Fan Theories

In this month's wildcard episode, Dan and Kevin share their favorite Shakespearian fan theories, including who the Scottish witches may have been in a previous life, what makes Malvolio such a stickler for the law, and who Beatrice's father may have been (based on NO HOLDS BARD's groundbreaking Unified Antonio Theory).