BBC Shakespeare Plays, from Ambrose Digital, is a video collection of 37 Shakespeare plays created for BBC television from 1978-1985. Performers include Sir John Gielgud, Ben Kingsley, Claire Bloom, Helen Mirren, Anthony Hopkins, Michael York, Alan Richman, John Cleese and Derek Jacobi.
This streaming video database is available on-campus and off-campus to current Vol State students, faculty, and staff
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BBC Shakespeare Plays meet accessibility standards. The video are closed-captioned with transcripts.
Volunteer State Community Colleges has purchased institutional access for BBC Shakespeare Plays from Ambrose Digital. Videos may be shown in a Vol State classroom, embedded in a Vol State eLearn course, or viewed by individuals while currently affiliated with the College. International and US copyright laws apply.