Great Performances series The Hollow Crown adapts the four plays of William Shakespeare’s Henriad tetralogy — Richard II; Henry IV, Part One; Henry IV, Part Two; and Henry V. These plays tell the story of three kings and their supporters who all had very different — and often conflicting — personalities. Which character would you be? Answer the questions below to determine your Shakespearian alter ego. The results might surprise you.
The WETA Guide spotlights the special places and happenings in the Greater Washington area. For both the newcomer and the long-time resident, this television series is a great introduction to the region's many highlights.Learn more →
Author Sue Eisenfeld discusses the creation of Shenandoah National Park, which involved displacing thousands of longtime residents from Virginia's Blue Ridge mountains.Watch now →
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