First broadcast on Monday, the 13th of April 1998. (Repeated on the 19th of April.)
Chair: Humphrey Lyttelton Pianist: Colin Sell Scorer: Samantha Producer: Jon Naismith Programme Consultant: Iain Pattinson
 

Teams:

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Note iconI don't have a recording of this edition, but the line-up shown is the result of extensive research from a number of sources. There are a lot of recordings around which are incorrectly attributed so if your recording doesn't match this line-up it's probably not really this show. If you think it is, and you're willing to share, I'd love to hear from you - email kevin@s-t-u-f-f.net.
Round 1: Shakespearean Headlines

 

Round 2: Musical Shakespeare
'To be, or not to be' speech from Hamlet to the tune of 'A' You're Adorable Blow winds, & crack your cheeks' speech from King Lear to the tune of As Time Goes By
If music be the food of love' speech from Twelfth Night to the tune of Hernando's Hideaway The quality of mercy is not strained' speech from The Merchant of Venice to the tune of Leaning On A Lamppost

 

Round 3: Quoting Shakespeare

 

Round 4: Mornington Crescent   Tudor Court Rules

 

Round 5: Limericks

 

Round 6: Blind Date

 

Round 7: Blues

 

Round 8: Film Club   Elizabethan Film Club