Ben Crystal is an actor, producer, and writer. He played Hamlet in the first Original Pronunciation production of the play for 400 years with the Nevada Repertory Company, and curated the British Library's CD, Shakespeare's Original Pronunciation. He co-wrote Shakespeare's Words and The Shakespeare Miscellany with his father, David Crystal, and his first solo book, Shakespeare on Toast: Getting a Taste for the Bard was shortlisted for the 2010 Educational Writer of the Year Award. He has also written a series of introductions to the Bard's plays - Springboard Shakespeare - was published by Bloomsbury / Arden. He and his Shakespeare ensemble perform and give Shakespeare workshops around the world.
Listen to how thousands of people around the world say the word 'potato'.
RT @HRP_palaces: On 24 March 1603, Elizabeth I died at Richmond Palace aged 69. She was the last and longest reigning Tudor monarch, sittin…
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@bwsomersethouse @Brynwchef Woot! Congrats Bryn x
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RT @usefulstars: Lost sonnet 145 https://t.co/I5D8gcHvw2
@andykesson Hush now Andre x