"Laura Benanti Explains Shakespeare": Richard III

In which Laura wonders why anyone would trade a whole kingdom for a horse.

TheaterMania's resident Shakespeare expert Laura Benanti walks us through Richard III in this newest installment of our "Laura Benanti Explains Shakespeare" series. In addition to highlighting the roles that Michael Douglas and Kathleen Turner played in The War of the Roses (they were there), she says what we've all been thinking: A kingdom for a horse is just not a great trade.

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