Podcast 162: The Tempest — Videos, and Caliban speech study


This week’s podcast [FINALLY] returns us to our prolonged discussion of The Tempest. We have some video reviews, a discussion of two major Caliban speeches, an explanation for my tardiness, and a little preview.

00:00 – Begin podcast
00:28 – Opening
02:33 – Video review: 1980 BBC
05:22 – Video review: 1983 Bard Productions
07:52 – Video review: 2010 Stratford Festival
11:22 – Video review: 2010 Julie Taymor film
14:16 – Video review: two related videos (PBS’s Shakespeare Uncovered, and Forbidden Planet)
19:23 – A whole-lotta self-promotion
21:13 – Caliban speech studies
31:00 – Closing
32:29 – End podcast


03:04 – should be “characters” rather than “character”


Sound Cues
Star Wars — Episode VII: The Force Awakens — Directed by J. J. Abrams; written by Lawrence Kasdan, J. J. Abrams, and Michael Arndt. LucasFilm, Bad Robot, Walt Disney Studios: 2015.
“Back in the Saddle Again” — Written by Gene Autry and Ray Whitly; performed by Gene Autry. 1939



Podcast Credits

This podcast was recorded with a Yeti microphone by Blue Microphones on an iPad Air 2, using GarageBand for iOS. It was then edited in Adobe Audition Creative Cloud on a Dell Inspiron 3847 computer.

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.

The royalty-free “commercial” music (Moose) are courtesy of Bensound, which offers great royalty-free music as well, some of it free!


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