S01E01 The Play's the Thing Summary

It's 1589, a time of religious turmoil in Protestant England when to be Catholic could be a death sentence - Will Shakespeare arrives from the small town of Stratford to the wild streets of London with little more than a dream and a treacherous letter.

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Will Show Summary

The lost years of young William Shakespeare after his arrival to London in 1589 - when theatre was like rock and roll and a young man with a dream changed the world with his words. A period drama told in a bold, contemporary style and played to a modern soundtrack that exposes all of Shakespeare's recklessness, lustful temptations, and tortured brilliance.