Shakespeare in Italy

Take a trip through Italy with Shakespeare's plays as your guide.

This fascinating documentary series explores the enchanting landscapes and rich cultural tapestry of Italy that inspired one-third of Shakespeare's plays. Guided by renowned Italian historian and presenter, Francesco da Mosto, explore the romantic canals of Venice, the ancient streets of Verona, and the rolling hills of Tuscany.

Discover how the myths and legends of this region shaped some of The Bard's greatest works.