Former director of Britain's Royal Shakespeare Company Trevor Nunn joined forces with RSC co-founder John Barton and leading actors from the company to offer fans of theater and aspiring actors master-class workshops on acting in the plays of the Bard. Exploring character motivation, the performance of verse, and more, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart, Ben Kingsley, David Suchet, and others share their wisdom and passion for Shakespeare. All nine episodes of the miniseries are presented in a four-disc set. 7 1/2 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English; Subtitles: English (SDH); biographies; more.