The Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours

The Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours

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Sweet Tea Shakespeare is a theatre and music company seeking to gather people around a common table to delight in the wonders of story, song, and stagecraft. This podcast is how they spend their time. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sweetteashakes/support


Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours | As You Like It Reading Pt. 2
Oct 22 • 59 min
Brought to you by Sweet Tea Shakespeare, this full cast reading of As You Like It Part 2 was directed by Assistant Artistic Director Claire Martin. Orlando, ​​​​​Edmond Clark Adam / Sir Oliver Martext,​​ ​Tyrone Kiaku Le Beau / Jacques​,​​ William R.…
Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours | A Midsummer Night’s Dream Pt. 2
Oct 21 • 49 min
Brought to you by Sweet Tea Shakespeare, this full cast reading of A Midsummer Night’s Dream Part 2 was directed by Molly Malone and produced by Artistic Director, Jeremy Fiebig, and Assistant Artistic Director, Claire Martin. Cast List: Nathan Pearce,…
Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours | The Way of the World Audio Drama Pt. 1
Oct 19 • 23 min
Brought to you by Sweet Tea Shakespeare, this is THE WAY OF THE WORLD - an audio drama presented in five acts. You are listening to Act 1. About the play: London, 1700. When the hottest playboy in town falls in love with a free-spirited heiress, high…
After Hours | Charlie Brown, Election Countdown, and Sandwiches
Oct 16 • 64 min
Join actor and Hollywood screenwriter, Rob Gibbs, and Sweet Tea’s Artistic Director, Jeremy Fiebig, on this After Hours podcast episode as they dissect Charlie Brown’s The Great Pumpkin (it’s almost Halloween!) and count you down to November’s Big…
Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours | A Midsummer Night’s Dream Pt. 1
Oct 14 • 37 min
Brought to you by Sweet Tea Shakespeare, this full cast reading of A Midsummer Night’s Dream Part 1 was directed by Molly Malone and produced by Artistic Director, Jeremy Fiebig, and Assistant Artistic Director, Claire Martin. Cast List: Nathan Pearce,…
Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours | As You Like It Reading Pt. 1
Oct 14 • 80 min
Brought to you by Sweet Tea Shakespeare, this full cast reading of As You Like It Part 1 was directed by Assistant Artistic Director Claire Martin. Orlando, ​​​​​Edmond Clark Adam / Sir Oliver Martext,​​ ​Tyrone Kiaku Le Beau / Jacques​,​​ William R.…
After Hours Throwback Edition | Punishment Culture/Rate My Sandwich
Oct 9 • 73 min
In this previously aired After Hours segment, Rob and Jeremy discuss punishment in America and review an Arby’s andwich. Trigger warning included for prison rape mention, pedophilia mention, and sexual assault mention. Political views expressed are that…
Cocktail Hours Special Edition | Shakespeare & Enneagram Pt 1
Oct 7 • 63 min
Since we don’t have a Cocktail Hours lined up for you this week, we’ve decided to release an exclusive taste of our Shakespeare & Enneagram podcast series. In this episode, Jeremy Fiebig – STS Artistic Director, Claire Martin - Assistant Artistic…
Hours Intensive | As You Like It
Oct 5 • 83 min
In our regularly scheduled Lunch Hours spot this week, we have an intensive discussion about one of Shakespeare’s well-known comedies. Sweet Tea Artistic Director Jeremy Fiebig and Assistant Artistic Director Claire F. Martin take a deep dive into…
After Hours | Stagecraft, Trump, & The Hangman’s Tale
Oct 2 • 57 min
Throwback Alert! This After Hours special with Rob Gibbs and Jeremy Fiebig was originally recorded in the summer, so some discussion topics may seem a little dated (yet still interesting to ruminate on). Get the spiciest of takes on a Trump interview, as…
Cocktail Hours | Shop Talk with Jeremy Fiebig and Julie Schaefer
Sep 30 • 36 min
Our Cocktail Hours segment is hosted by Sweet Tea Artistic Director, Jeremy Fiebig, Assistant Artistic Director, Claire F. Martin, and Company Member, Jessie Wise. This week, however, Claire and Jessie unfortunately had other matters to attend to. So, STS…
Happy Hours | ASC Reunion Roundtable with Sarah Fallon, Allison Glenzer, Rene Thornton, Jr., Benjamin Curns
Sep 28 • 51 min
Jeremy chats with theatre professionals Sarah Fallon, Allison Glenzer, Rene Thornton, Jr., and Benjamin Turns about their work during COVID and their work together. Patreon members get exclusive access to the official Cocktail Hours live stream, where…
After Hours | Pete Holmes, Sandwiches, Cobra Kai, Norwegian Television
Sep 25 • 58 min
Rob and Jeremy talk about what they’ve been watching. And eating. But mostly they talk about comedian and guru Pete Holmes. Patreon members get exclusive access to the official Cocktail Hours live stream, where patrons get to choose the content and…
Cocktail Hours | We Like Our Puns
Sep 23 • 33 min
Our Cocktail Hours segment is hosted by Sweet Tea Artistic Director, Jeremy Fiebig, Assistant Artistic Director, Claire F. Martin, and Company Member, Jessie Wise. Find out what this super cool new podcast segment is about, what our hosts are up to, and…
Lunch Hours | Unpacking the History Plays with Wiley Basho Gorn (rebroadcast)
Sep 21 • 68 min
This week for Lunch Hours, we have a rebroadcast of a fan favorite episode. Claire interviews Wiley Basho Gorn about the politics in Shakespeare’s plays, the color- and gender-conscious future of classical storytelling, and why the term “history play” is…
Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours | Original Practices
Sep 17 • 94 min
Scholars and practitioners gather to talk about the virtues and vices of so-called “Original Practices” in contemporary Shakespeare and early modern performance. Hosted by Artistic Director, Jeremy Fiebig, writer and director, Monica Cross, and featuring…
Cocktail Hours | Pirates Can Be Business Sexy (with guest Julie Schaefer)
Sep 16 • 42 min
This first ever publicly available Cocktail Hours podcast touches on everything from sexy pirate business-wear, shaming Claire for not knowing what Animal Crossing is, and more silly tipsy shenanigans. Our Cocktail Hours segment is hosted by Sweet Tea…
Lunch Hours | Race & Shakespeare (with Kelsie Blocker)
Sep 15 • 84 min
Sweet Tea Shakespeare’s Assistant Artistic Director, Claire F. Martin, interviews actor/writer Kelsie Blocker about navigating the racism and sexism embedded both in Shakespeare’s plays and in the field of classical theater. More about our Lunch Hours…
After Hours | Dystopia, Falstaff’s Son, The Old Guard
Sep 10 • 68 min
Rob and Jeremy wonder aloud whether we’re looking at the end of the world — or at least American society as we’ve come to know it. Rob is an eternal pessimist and Jeremy responds out of fear that everything Rob says may be true. We also read a selection…
Lunch Hours | Dramaturgy at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Sep 7 • 48 min
Assistant Artistic Director, Claire F. Martin, interviews Amrita Ramanan, Director of Literary Development and Dramaturgy at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, about her work as a dramaturg of new plays and classical texts, and how OSF embeds dramaturgy…
Lunch Hours | Shakespeare and Adaptation
Aug 31 • 72 min
Assistant Artistic Director, Claire F. Martin, interviews Dr. Sara Freeman about late 20th century receptions of Shakespeare, European Renaissance theater, and the ongoing social poignancy of classical plays. Learn more about our guest at…
After Hours | Punishment Culture/Rate My Sandwich
Aug 27 • 73 min
Rob and Jeremy discuss punishment in America and review an Arby’s sandwich. Trigger warning included for prison rape mention, pedophilia mention, and sexual assault mention. After Hours is part of The Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours. Political views expressed…
Lunch Hours | WAR AND PEACE
Aug 24 • 68 min
Assistant Artistic Director Claire F. Martin interviews Jamie Sanders, a professional actor, about neurodiversity in theater and their artistic collaboration on a dramatic adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s WAR AND PEACE. Visit Jamie’s YouTube channel at…
Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours | Love’s Labour’s Lost Pt. 2
Aug 20 • 78 min
Brought to you by Sweet Tea Shakespeare, this full cast reading of Love’s Labour’s Lost Part 2 was directed by Assistant Artistic Director Claire Martin. Casting is as follows: King Ferdinand of Navarre, Abraham Ntonya | www.abrahamntonya.com | Instagram…
Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours | Love’s Labour’s Lost Pt. 1
Aug 18 • 79 min
Brought to you by Sweet Tea Shakespeare, this full cast reading of Love’s Labour’s Lost Part 1 was directed by Assistant Artistic Director Claire Martin. Casting is as follows: King Ferdinand of Navarre, Abraham Ntonya | www.abrahamntonya.com | Instagram…
By the Hour | Galathea with Monica Cross
Aug 15 • 27 min
Tune in as Artistic Director Jeremy Fiebig discusses all things Galathea with Director Monica Cross. This behind-the-scenes conversation will have you ready for the Zoom performance this evening, Saturday August 15 at 7:30 PM. Tickets are pay what you…
Hours Intensive | Love’s Labour’s Lost Pt. 2
Aug 13 • 50 min
Sweet Tea Artistic Director Jeremy Fiebig and Assistant Artistic Director Claire Martin take a deep dive into one of Shakespeare’s early comedies. Follow along with part two of this intensive discussion of Love’s Labour’s Lost. Contact us at…
Hours Intensive | Love’s Labour’s Lost Pt. 1
Aug 11 • 62 min
Sweet Tea Artistic Director Jeremy Fiebig and Assistant Artistic Director Claire Martin take a deep dive into one of Shakespeare’s early comedies. Follow along with part one of this intensive discussion of Love’s Labour’s Lost. Contact us at…
Lunch Hours | Theater and Advocacy
Aug 6 • 64 min
Claire interviews Bernardo Mazón Daher about dramaturgy, activism, and the enduring power of storytelling. Contact us at hours@sweetteashakespeare.com Make a monthly, sustaining pledge on Patreon to support the work of Sweet Tea Shakespeare and its…
Lunch Hours | Theater in the After Times with Marissa Wolf
Jul 27 • 59 min
Theater in the After Times Claire interviews Marissa Wolf, Artistic Director of Portland Center Stage, about COVID-19’s impact on theater-making and how its legacy might shape the art form in the times to come. Marissa Wolf:…
After Hours | Succession, Anti-Stratfordianism, and Stuff
Jul 23 • 88 min
Rob and Jeremy recorded this episode several weeks back, so it plays out of order from some things we’ve released recently that we wanted to get out in a more timely fashion. In this episode, we talk about HBO’s Succession and its connection to…
Lunch Hours | Theater & Advocacy with Bernardo Mazón Daher
Jul 20 • 64 min
Claire interviews Bernardo Mazón Daher about dramaturgy, activism, and the enduring power of storytelling. Contact us at hours@sweetteashakespeare.com Make a monthly, sustaining pledge on Patreon to support the work of Sweet Tea Shakespeare and its…
After Hours | Westworld & Chapelle
Jul 16 • 74 min
Rob and Jeremy talk about Westworld meets The Tempest, plus Dave Chapelle’s moment. After Hours is part of The Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours. Political views expressed are that of the individuals speaking. Contact us at hours@sweetteashakespeare.com Make a…
Lunch Hours | Unpacking the History Plays
Jul 13 • 60 min
Claire interviews Wiley Basho Gorn about the politics in Shakespeare’s plays, the color- and gender-conscious future of classical storytelling, and why the term “history play” is a misnomer. Wiley Basho Gorn: http://www.wileybashogorn.com/ Contact us at…
After Hours | Tulsa, Dogwhistles, and Hannibal
Jul 9 • 58 min
Rob and Jeremy recorded this episode after Trump’s Tulsa Rally. They discuss the impact of a pandemic amidst the arts and local businesses, the choice of the Republican Party for Tulsa as the location for Trump’s Juneteenth Rally… and Hannibal! Jeremy…
Shakespeare & Higher Education
Jul 6 • 64 min
Claire interviews Leanne Bentley about her experience teaching Shakespeare in London, British v. US dramaturgy, and women-driven theater. Contact us at hours@sweetteashakespeare.com Make a monthly, sustaining pledge on Patreon to support the work of Sweet…
After Hours | This, That, & HAMILTON
Jul 2 • 78 min
After Hours | This, That & HAMILTON Rob and Jeremy discuss the cultural phenomenon that is HAMILTON. When the musical exploded onto Broadway in 2015, it took a late-Obama US by storm. But what does the show mean in 2020? After Hours is part of The Sweet…
HerStory
Jun 29 • 64 min
Claire interviews Claire Wittman about intersectional women writers of the past and present. Contact us at hours@sweetteashakespeare.com Make a monthly, sustaining pledge on Patreon to support the work of Sweet Tea Shakespeare and its artists. We are a…
After Hours | What Are You Watching during the Plague?
Jun 25 • 45 min
Rob and Jeremy recorded this episode several weeks back, so it plays out of order from some things we’ve released recently that we wanted to get out in a more timely fashion. In this episode, we talk about a range of television shows that have caught our…
Shakespeare and Religion with Rev. Jeff Thornberg
Jun 23 • 60 min
In this episode, Jeremy chats with Rev. Jeff Thornberg, Rector of The Church of Our Savior in San Gabriel, California, about the intersection of Shakespeare and religion, ritual origins of theatre, and the role of theatre and the church in society.…
Welsh Shakespeare?
Jun 16 • 67 min
Claire interviews Chris Harris about Shakespeare in Wales and the UK. Contact us at hours@sweetteashakespeare.com Make a monthly, sustaining pledge on Patreon to support the work of Sweet Tea Shakespeare and its artists. We are a 501(c)3 charitable…
After Hours | Reflecting on a Week of Protests, Trump’s Shakespearean Drama, A Touch of Succession, and JK Rowling
Jun 10 • 69 min
Rob and Jeremy recorded this episode after a week of widespread protests and Donald Trump gassing clergy for a photo op. After Hours is part of The Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours. Political views expressed are that of the individuals speaking. Contact us at…
After Hours | Protests & Politics, Twitter is Awful, and Macbeth
Jun 8 • 84 min
Rob and Jeremy recorded this episode the day after widespread protests began in earnest following the murder of George Floyd. In the episode, we discuss these protests, plus how Twitter is awful, and we somehow tie in Macbeth. After Hours is part of The…
Character and Craft
Jun 1 • 56 min
This show was produced by Claire Martin and Jeremy Fiebig. Our interviewed guest was Cassie Jo Fastabend. soundcloud.com/cassie-jo-fastabend John Donne’s sonnet was read by Cassidy Cash of That Shakespeare Life. cassidycash.com Our theme song and…
Plagues
May 25 • 19 min
Thank you for listening to this special “Plague” episode of The Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours. Our team wishes you good health and good fortune in all the days to come! This show was written by Jeremy Fiebig, Claire Martin, Claire Kimball, and Rob Gibbs…
The Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours | Time Travel | Live from Detour Coffeehouse
Mar 7 • 81 min
The Sweet Tea Shakespeare Hours kicks off its brand-spanking-new podcast with a live show full of music, new writing, and spoken word — all built around the themes that emerge in Jaques’ famous “All the world’s a stage…” speech from As You Like It, also…