David Tennant as Richard II in a Royal Shakespeare Company production, which you can watch online from 23 April 2016. Photo by Kwame Lestrade  ©

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Friday 22 April 2016 - 21:30 to Saturday 23 April 2016 - 02:59

Wherever you are in the world, you’ll be able to join a star-studded cast as they celebrate the life and works of William Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of his death. 

Leading arts organisations across the UK will make available performances, analysis, talks and fun, all streamed on Shakespeare Day Live, a digital pop-up channel co-curated by the BBC and the British Council.

You can watch Shakespeare Day Live here