Podcast 36: The Two Gentlemen of Verona — Pop Culture Edition

This week’s podcast is a continuation of our month-long discussion of The Two Gentlemen of Verona, including DVD reviews of both the BBC Complete Works production and the 1998 romantic comedy Shakespeare in Love, and a review of the soundtrack to the 1971 stage musical version; plus, we’ll do our usual recap of this week’s blog entries.

The Bill / Shakespeare Project YouTube page, with selections from the 2005 revival of the musical Two Gentlemen of Verona.

5:09 — Text should be “familiar to” instead of “familiar with”

Podcast Credits

This podcast was recorded using a Blue Snowball microphone onto a Dell XPS 400 computer, using Adobe Soundbooth recording and editing software.

The movie sound clips are from the film Shakespeare in Love, released on December 3, 1998, by Miramax Films and Universal Pictures, available at Amazon.com.

The clips from the songs “Summer, Summer”,  “I’d Like to Be a Rose”, “Bring All the Boys Back Home”, “Night Letter”, “Love Me”, and “Exit Music” are from the album “Two Gentlemen of Verona [Cast Recording][Original Recording Remastered][Soundtrack]” by the 1971 Original Broadway Cast, released on CD on May 14, 2002, by Decca Broadway, available at the iTunes store and Amazon.com.

The bumper music (Loop 90) and the segue music (Morning Show Segue) are courtesy of Royalty Free Music.com, which offers a comprehensive music library of production music for your various royalty free music needs including full albums, tracks and free music clips, loops, and beats available for download.

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