Tudors Dynasty

Love the Tudor dynasty, or royal history in general? We interview your favorite historians and authors as well as tell you the stories of the era and beyond. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/rebecca-larson/support

00:36:38 2022-08-04
After a week off from Becoming Elizabeth, we were all ready for Episode 7. Christine joins us again this week and gives us the ins and out of what we watched. Strap in for a wild ride through history! -- Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on ...
00:39:39 2022-07-28
While it’s been some time since this episode first aired, the drama surrounding the Boleyn sisters has not changed. Take a listen to historian Christine Morgan and I revisit a chat about two women who have captivated our imaginations for centuries - The...
00:21:09 2022-07-26
In this episode of HoH, Heather chats with Dr. Alexander Lawrence Ames. Dr. Ames is the Associate Curator at the Rosenbach Museum & Library in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Rosenbach creates programs and exhibitions inspired by a collection of nearl...
00:12:28 2022-07-23
In this episode, a friend to the show Dr. James Taffe joins us to discuss one of the most intriguing women in Tudor history, Lady Jane Grey. Sit back and listen to his wonderful research on the woman who has captured our imaginations for centuries.  ...
00:33:02 2022-07-21
The most wonderful Christine Morgan joins is back to give her brilliant insight into episode six of the Starz series, Becoming Elizabeth. Christine's background in theater and on the stage gives her an eye for details you may not have noticed. As usual, C...
00:27:23 2022-07-19
Lacey Bonar Hull returns for the next installment of her Rumors and Gossip mini-series for us. This episode focuses on the rumors surrounding our favorite Virgin Queen, Elizabeth I. Dr. Joanne Paul and Dr. Linda Porter join Lacey to discuss the topic. Was...
00:26:17 2022-07-15
This week Christine is out with "the plague", but like the rockstar that she is, found the energy to write down her thoughts. To guest host for Christine this week we have a wonderful friend of the show and fellow podcaster. You may or may not already kno...
00:55:35 2022-07-12
On this Ask the Expert, Steph chats with author Joanna Hickson about the woman who adapted to everything, Joan (Vaux) Guildford. Joan is often only referred to as "Mother Guildford", governess of both Margaret and Mary Tudor - daughters of Henry VII and E...
00:34:48 2022-07-07
The most wonderful Christine Morgan joins us again to give her brilliant insight into episode FOUR of the Starz series, Becoming Elizabeth. Christine's background in theater and on the stage gives her an eye for details you may not have noticed. As usual,...
00:34:20 2022-06-30
The most wonderful Christine Morgan joins us again to give her brilliant insight into episode three of the Starz series, Becoming Elizabeth. Christine's background in theater and on the stage gives her an eye for details you may not have noticed. As usual...
00:24:34 2022-06-28
In this episode of HoH, Heather chats with Caroline Pantling. Caroline in the Head of Heritage for the Scouts in the UK. Find out what led her down that path and learn a bit about the Scouts as well! Credits: Host: Heather R. Darsie Guest: Caroline Pantli...
00:37:51 2022-06-23
The most wonderful Christine Morgan joins us again to give her brilliant insight into episode two of the Starz series, Becoming Elizabeth. Christine's background in theater and on the stage gives her an eye for details you may not have noticed. This episo...
00:50:54 2022-06-21
Author and historian Jan-Marie Knights joins Steph on this Ask the Expert. Jan-Marie wrote The Tudor Socialite: A Social Calendar of Tudor Life, and it's their topic for discussion today. Who were the socialites? What positions did they hold? Which holida...
00:31:17 2022-06-16
On the 12th of June Starz launched the first episode of Becoming Elizabeth. With great anticipation, many of us watched it on the day it premiered. Reviews so far have been mixed, but that's not stopping Christine Morgan from chatting with you about the s...
00:22:27 2022-06-14
In this second episode of our special mini-series, Lacey Bonar Hull chats with Kate McCaffrey about the rumors and gossip surrounding the siblings Boleyn - Anne and George. This episode is also available on video via Spotify or YouTube. -- Credits: Hosted...
00:13:22 2022-06-08
This Sunday, the 12th of June, on Starz, we will be introduced to their new historical drama called, Becoming Elizabeth. Follow Elizabeth Tudor, an orphaned teenager, who becomes embroiled in the political and sexual politics of the English court on her j...
00:19:07 2022-06-01
In this episode of London in the Time of the Tudors, Christine Morgan moves on from Mary I to her younger, half-sister Elizabeth I. Follow along through Walter Besant's journey through Tudor London and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth I. London in the T...
00:19:14 2022-05-26
In this episode of Hands-On History, Heather chats with Sarah Somerville of Shaw House in Berkshire about working in a heritage home. Sarah reveals that she had previously worked at Highclere Castle - which we know as Downton Abbey.  Check out Shaw H...
00:46:13 2022-05-23
For my final episode of the season, I am joined by Sylvia Barbara Soberton to chat about the women who served Anne Boleyn. This is a fun episode because we've never fully looked at the women she surrounded herself with on the show before. Plus we learn wh...
00:14:27 2022-05-19
We have now come to the final years and death of Queen Mary I. On this episode we learn how Besant saw London during the reign of Queen Mary. --- London in the Time of the Tudors was written by well-respected 19th-century historian, Sir Walter Besant (183...
00:32:08 2022-05-17
In this special mini-series, Lacey Bonar Hull chats with Dr. Kirstin Bundesen about the rumors and gossip surrounding the sister of Anne Boleyn - Mary. This episode is also available on video via Spotify or YouTube. -- Credits: Hosted by: Lacey Bonar Hull...
01:04:34 2022-05-12
On this Ask the Expert, Steph chats with one of our all-time favorite guests, Matthew Lewis about the fascinating family of Edward III - The king with too many sons.  Family Tree of Edward III  --  Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the ...
00:30:53 2022-05-09
Rebecca is joined by Heather R. Darsie to debunk the myths surrounding the life of Anna, Duchess of Cleves - fourth wife of King Henry VIII. Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love ...
00:22:04 2022-05-04
On this episode of A Brief History Christine continues on from Edward VI into the reign of Mary I. We begin with her coronation, and then look at Besant's version of Lady Jane Grey's execution and Mary's desire to burn all the heretics. --- London in the ...
01:02:11 2022-04-26
On this Ask the Expert, Steph chats with author and historical researcher Sara Cockerill to chat about the ever-fascinating Eleanor of Aquitaine. Cockerill's book Eleanor of Aquitaine: Queen of France, Queen of England, Mother of Empires is out now! Elean...
00:23:18 2022-04-22
Corresponding video available on Spotify and YouTube! On this episode of Tudors Dynasty: Hands-On History, Heather chats with Melanie V. Taylor about what it means to be an Art Historian. Melanie also shares with us some interesting insight on a recent p...
00:19:41 2022-04-20
On this episode of A Brief History historian, Christine Morgan finishes the story of Henry VIII and finished with Edward VI.  --- London in the Time of the Tudors was written by well-respected 19th-century historian, Sir Walter Besant (1836-1901).&nb...
01:11:00 2022-04-14
On this Ask the Expert, Steph is joined by historian and podcast host Derek Birks to discuss some of our favorite men from history - the brothers Plantagenet. You know them best as Edward IV, George, Duke of Clarence and Richard III. Learn more about thes...
01:06:22 2022-04-11
Today, I'm joined by PhD candidate, Lacey Bonar Hull and chat about the Château Vert pageant, and Anne Boleyn. We also discuss the importance of pageants, where this one was held, what the set looked like and so much more! Love the Tudors? Read the stori...
00:16:47 2022-04-06
On this episode of A Brief History historian Christine Morgan continues the story of Henry VIII from Episode #162. Don't worry, we're getting near the end of his story and then we move on to the fascinating reign of Edward VI! London in the Time of the Tu...
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