Episodes
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 who Ωher bestie was! Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon!   Credits: Hosted by: Rebecca Larson -...
Published 05/23/22
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 (1836-1901). Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on Tudors Dynasty! Shop Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon!  Credits: Voiced by: Christine Morgan Written by: Sir...
Published 05/19/22
Published 05/19/22
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 - Twitter Guest: Dr. Kristin Bundesen - Twitter Editing: Troy Larson Voice Over: David Black Music by: Ketsa, Alexander Nakarada, and Winnie the Moog via FilmMusic.io, used by EXTENDED license. --- Send in a voice message:...
Published 05/17/22
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 Tudors on Tudors Dynasty!  Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon!   Credits: Hosted by: Steph Stohrer - Twitter  Guest: Matthew Lewis - Twitter  Editing: Rebecca Larson  Voice Over: David Black  Music by: Ketsa,...
Published 05/12/22
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 the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon! Credits: Hosted by: Rebecca Larson - Twitter Guest: Heather R. Darsie - Twitter Website: https://maidensandmanuscripts.com Editing: Rebecca Larson Voice Over: David...
Published 05/09/22
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 Time of the Tudors was written by well-respected 19th-century historian, Sir Walter Besant (1836-1901). Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on Tudors Dynasty! Shop Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show...
Published 05/04/22
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! Eleanor's life was so amazingly long that there is a lot of turf to cover - so get ready for a wild ride through history. -- Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on Tudors Dynasty! Shop Tudors Dynasty Merchandise  Love the show and...
Published 04/26/22
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 project that she had been investigating.   If you've ever been interested in becoming an art historian you should watch this video. Melanie's website: https://melanievtaylor.co.uk/  Melanie on Twitter:...
Published 04/22/22
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).   ---   Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty   Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise   Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon!   Voiced by: Christine Morgan  Written by: Sir...
Published 04/20/22
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 these three brothers who have captivated our imaginations for centuries. Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on...
Published 04/14/22
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 stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon! Credits: Hosted by: Rebecca Larson - Twitter Guest: Lacey Bonar Hull -...
Published 04/11/22
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 Tudors was written by well-respected 19th century historian , Sir Walter Besant (1836-1901). --- Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your...
Published 04/06/22
An episode after my own heart! Dr. Joanne Paul returns to the show to discuss the topic of her new book The House of Dudley.  Edmund, John and Robert Dudley's stories have captivated us for centuries, and now Dr. Paul reveals her research findings to us. Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty   Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise   Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon!   Credits: Hosted by: Rebecca Larson -...
Published 03/28/22
On this episode of A Brief History historian Christine Morgan continues the story of Henry VIII from Episode #156. London in the Time of the Tudors was written by well-respected 19th century historian , Sir Walter Besant (1836-1901). --- Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon! Voiced by: Christine Morgan Written by: Sir Walter Besant Edited by:...
Published 03/23/22
Steph is joined by Professor Susan Doran To discuss those closest to Queen Elizabeth I. Professor Doran is a brilliant historian who shares her vast knowledge of the Tudors with us today. If you love Queen Bess this episode is for you! Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon! Credits: Hosted by: Rebecca Larson - Twitter Guest: Professor Susan Doran...
Published 03/17/22
On this episode I welcome Susan Higginbotham to discuss the reputation of Anne Stanhope - wife of Edward Seymour, Duke of Somerset and Lord Protector. Anne's behavior has always left a bad taste in my mouth, and that is why I've asked Susan here today to dispel any myths and to help us learn who the real Anne Stanhope was. Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron...
Published 03/14/22
Heather Darsie is joined by Brigitte Webster, Experimental Food Historian, to discuss what it's like to run (and own) a Tudor manor home. Brigitte and her husband also run The Tudor and 17th Century Experience: The Tudor and 17th Century Experience is the brainchild of Brigitte Webster. Born in Austria, Brigitte trained, and served as a school teacher for 25 years. Her qualification was in history and cooking, a combination that has finally come together in her career as a culinary...
Published 03/09/22
Edward II is one the most talked about kings of England, but not for his bravery or his great accomplishments. Instead we have been told for centuries that it was a 'red-hot poker' that was his end.  Historian Kathryn Warner joins us today to debunk the myths and to answer listener submitted questions. Also, by pure coincidence, our guest today also mentions Agnes Strickland's incorrect history on Edward II as well. Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors...
Published 03/03/22
As a queen consort of England, Kateryn Parr's history is often overshadowed by the events that allegedly occurred between her husband and Lady Elizabeth. The Victorian historians didn't help her reputation either. Agnes Strickland's Lives of the Queens of England depicts Parr as having an 'unrivaled skill as a nurse'.  Today I am joined by Dr. Linda Porter to get a feel for the real Kateryn Parr. Dr. Porter responds to many of the myths about Parr, as well as interesting stories about her...
Published 02/28/22
On this episode of A Brief History historian Christine Morgan begins the story of Henry VIII. This story is taken from this piece of work in the public domain: London in the Time of the Tudor. London in the Time of the Tudors was written by well-respected 19th century historian , Sir Walter Besant (1836-1901). --- Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on...
Published 02/23/22
On this installment of Ask the Expert, Steph asks historian Steven Veerapen YOUR questions on the relationship between Elizabeth I and James VI of Scotland. There were some wonderful questions submitted for this one and you might even find out something about Elizabeth that you never knew.  Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty   Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise   Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on...
Published 02/17/22
A first time topic on the show, today I am joined by Dr. Susan Dunn-Hensley to discuss Anne of Denmark. Anne was the queen consort of King James VI of Scotland/James I of England and mother of King Charles I. Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon! Credits: Hosted by: Rebecca Larson - Twitter Guest: Dr. Susan Dunn-Hensley - Twitter  Editing:...
Published 02/14/22
On this episode of A Brief History historian Christine Morgan completes the story of Henry VII from Episode #150.  London in the Time of the Tudors was written by well-respected 19th century historian , Sir Walter Besant (1836-1901). --- A Brief History script/text from episode Love the Tudors? Read the stories of the Tudors on the blog: Tudors Dynasty Buy Tudors Dynasty Merchandise Love the show and want to show your support? Become a patron on Patreon! Voiced by: Christine...
Published 02/09/22
Most of us know him best from his wonderfully informative "A Time Traveler's Guide" series, and today we are fortunate enough to have him on to answer YOUR questions on life from 1400-1700. The intent was to discuss inside the home, but as you'll soon discover he will teach you much more! Find *NEW* Tudors Dynasty merchandise HERE  Credits: Hosted by: Steph Stohrer - Twitter Instagram Guest: Dr. Ian Mortimer - Twitter  Website   Editing: Rebecca Larson - Twitter  Voice Over: David...
Published 02/03/22