No Script: The Podcast

No Script: The Podcast | S4 Episode 12: “The Merchant of Venice” by William Shakespeare

March 23, 2020

It's controversial, it's tragic, it's... a comedy? This week on No Script, Jackson and Jacob take on Shakespeare's "Merchant of Venice." Listen as the boys reflect on Shakespeare's humanizing portrayal of Shylock, his brilliant writing (especially the trial scene), and his bizarre Act 5. 


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