Use these History of British Literature videos entitled Shakespeares London and Elizabethan Songs to study the twilight of the English Renaissance, and observe daily life in London when Shakespeare's career was flourishing.
Use our 2 online educational videos to journey back to the years 1585-1615, the twilight of the English Renaissance, and observe daily life in London at the time when William Shakespeare's career as an actor and playwright was flourishing. Visit the Globe Theatre, where the Lord Chamberlain's Men performed the Bard's plays. See renowned architectural landmarks such as London Bridge, St. Paul's Cathedral, and Westminster Abbey. Explore the City of London through historical paintings, prints, and woodcuts. Listen to a selection of authentic Elizabethan songs.