You Tube Shakespeare LINKS to check out:

updated June 9, 2008

Shakespeare background

For a fun "slam" on Shakespeare's ruining the lives of students, click

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xNQGCUaBPNs&NR

For a spoof on Shakespeare's life, click http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OY4HdGJcJVo

Romeo and Juliet

For the reduced Shakespeare company's rendition of R&J part 1,click http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzVyqiskpMk&mode=related&search=

For the reduced Shakespeare company's rendition of R&J part 2,click starts with balcony scene

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xKUyq-uCZr0&mode=related&search=

For a "romantic" Romeo and Juliet video, click

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1G0NHmGcY0M

For a fun video with Rowan Atkinson and Hugh Laurie spoofing Shakesepare and "To be or not to be," click http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IwbB6B0cQs4

To see a Shakespeare in Love music video set to "If you're not the one" Daniel Bedingfield, click

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l40Syu0sKYM

 

Hamlet youtube links

Look at these anytime during Hamlet 

For a fun "slam" on Shakespeare's ruining the lives of students, click

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xNQGCUaBPNs&NR

For a spoof on Shakespeare's life, click http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OY4HdGJcJVo

Branagh's trailer of Hamlet

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qsn9opKuWbs&feature=related 

Zeffirelli's Hamlet trailer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H2_lX7__jjE

 

During Hamlet Act 1

Branagh sol. 1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OCBVmiVkzTM&feature=related

Branagh sol 2

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RXrFhlxPdk&feature=related 

 

ADVICE SCENE RAP from Renaissance Man  Melvin and Hamlet

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9iM1kb3b9t8&feature=related

 

Don't watch these until the end of Hamlet ACT 1

Hamlet ghost scene Gibson

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNVS59BF-vo&feature=related

 During Hamlet Act 2

 Hamlet Act 2 pp. 35-53.  FOR A VERY FUNNY youtube of a part of this scene by the "Cat-head Theatre"

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DbK1eCt97ag 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DbK1eCt97ag&mode=related&search=

Don't watch these until the end of Hamlet ACT 2

 

During Hamlet Act 3

 clips from Hamlet 2000, Ethan Hawke's "to be or not" before 4th soliloquy

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07IQp9uaIWg&mode=related&search=

 Derek Jacobi's "to be or not"soliloquy:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-elDeJaPWGg&mode=related&search=

interview with Sir Derek Jacobi on playing Hamlet and doing "to be or not to be"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JCzKjKS9p-c&feature=related 

Olivier's to be or not to be

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTG0vXniDQY&feature=related  

Laurence Olivier Nunnery Scene unregistered version

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xczrnjnlAXs

Reduced Shakespeare Company's "The Mousetrap" scene:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QLCbsuXwb6o&mode=related&search=8

Olivier's confrontation of Ophelia

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xczrnjnlAXs&feature=related 

Don't watch these until the end of Hamlet ACT 3

 

During Hamlet Act 4

Arnold as Hamlet

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SCVc5TaPpe8&mode=related&search=

Arnold as Hamlet

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5nlhm5rrfbg&feature=related

Hamlet is Back--Arnold

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCpvOxtZ9UY&mode=related&search=

 fake Hamlet is back trailer with Arnold's Last Action Hero clips

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCpvOxtZ9UY&mode=related&search=

 

Don't watch these until the end of Hamlet ACT 4

the Ophelia revolution--all movies combined

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNVS59BF-vo&feature=related

Ophelia music video the song is I Found a Reason by Cat Power- it's from

the V for Vendetta sound track ;)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CwRXh7gvhPo&feature=related

Natalie Merchant's "Ophelia"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Y14qDBw2B8&feature=related

Branagh music video "Losing My Religion," by R.E.M. OPHELIA tribute

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYATGWlgZlA&feature=related

 

During Hamlet Act 5

Laurence Olivier and the Animaniacs Act 5 scene 1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CSY8riXGTtU

Animaniacs on Hamlet doing Alas Poor Yorick

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07ej4zNlhpU&feature=related 

Branagh Hamlet's last soliloquy

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DM75cYXuiWY&feature=related 

Branagh's fall of a sparrow speech

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y5ohSaseLOQ&feature=related 

Tollund Man

Seamus Heaney reading "The Tollund Man"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZDT2ZdNL9CM

The Tollund Man Sci-TV

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5CQE4c8UJkM&feature=related

Don't watch these until the end of Hamlet ACT 5

Branagh's fencing match

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=He4QwLkEuzc&feature=related 

Gilligan's Island Hamlet

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OO2eEwoqzX4

Simpsons Hamlet full version

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SzUGEtfZIu8&mode=related&search=

Click here to see the Simpsons' version of Hamlet:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FtMVjQizwE

 

      

4 min. Hamlet with Gibson and Clueless

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9WKzmxjNijE

Siskel and Ebert's review of Gibson in Hamlet

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g62YKoDiVGw&feature=related

Derek Jacobi directing Kenneth Branagh in "DISCOVERING HAMLET"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3q8--gFsGVU&feature=related 

Branagh discussing his Hamlet

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUqx_HKUOh4&NR=1 

PBS music video Hamlet--great

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvyQMSO7jJc&feature=related 

Hamlet vs. Claudius Jacobi and Branagh combined:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYDgWC4YjdY&feature=related 

Hamlet rap--last day only!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MDGRGoET5Ho&feature=related

3 min. Alan Naughton's Hamlet rap with Olivier film links--last day only!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oD0S3jq4otU&feature=related

3 min. PBS (a bit far away but audible) Alan Naughton's Hamlet rap

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzkm20h7t0Y&feature=related

1 min. Hamlet

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGPes8KWE0s&feature=related

 

 

Macbeth

The Scottish Play (Macbeth) by the Falsetto Socks:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WI0OpUfi26U&mode=related&search=

Reduced Shakespeare Company Macbeth:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQk4Y6Q69u8&mode=related&search=

 Macbeth rap

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4cMHnWIR9k&NR=1

 

 

the Sonnets

Sonnet 116: "Let me not to the marriage . . "

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3CLPBacKWZk

Alan Rickman reading Sonnet 130: "My mistress' eyes . . ."

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cw6Swr-ME40&mode=related&search=

 

 

OTHERS

amateur Globe Theatre tour

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptgEU91cUzI&feature=related

short tour of Globe theatre to music

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JOHvMIsAiLc&feature=related

Shakespeare Who's on First?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BaGHVWKrcpQ&feature=related

Abbott & Costello

Who's on First? original

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sShMA85pv8M&feature=related

Brush up your Shakespeare from Kiss Me Kate--version 1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O-CSb3Xe06s&feature=related

Brush up your Shakespeare from Kiss Me Kate--version 2

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aSmZfnax1yw

History of Shakespeare--Brief and Naughty

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vQGATTeg1Os&NR=1

Renaissance Man --Melvin tries to do advice speech

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9iM1kb3b9t8&feature=related

Rowan Atkinson interviews Hugh Laurie as Shakespeare and "To be or not to be"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IwbB6B0cQs4&feature=related

Big Brother "Who's Shakespeare?"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7bPHyVOA7iI&feature=related

Beatles do Shakespeare

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7bPHyVOA7iI&feature=related

Crispin's Day Speech

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NA3gOST4Pc8

amateur Globe Theatre tour

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptgEU91cUzI&feature=related

short tour of Globe theatre to music

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JOHvMIsAiLc&feature=related

ROMEO & JULIET

Zeffirelli balcony scene

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jas0DT-mtPA&feature=related

Luhrmann Balcony scene

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yRz1QALaKas&feature=related

tribute to Olivia Hussey with "A Time for Us" in background

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ON6mELAYeT0&feature=related

Zeffirelli clips to "Beautiful Soul"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XarrgwfZSD8&feature=related

Romeo and Juliet meet from Zeffirelli

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l1yIn5UNS1k&feature=related

Luhrmann "Kissing You" to R&J Capulet party scene

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pG-o_QzkbR4&feature=related

Miss Piggy does the balcony scene

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9RHc_T0KLY&feature=related