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Bill Homewood

Bill Homewood

billhomewood-1Bill Homewood has worked extensively for television and on stage in the West End, major theatres and the RSC. He has also directed theatre on both sides of the Atlantic, and his various writing credits include Theatrical Letters, published by Marginalia. His many important recordings for Naxos AudioBooks include Les MisérablesThe Count of Monte CristoThe Three Musketeers, and The Man in the Iron Mask. He has lived in France for many years, on a farm with horses, donkeys, dogs and other animals under the shadow of a medieval ruined castle in Languedoc. It is here, in his own studio, that he records. www.billhomewood.com


35 Favourites from Villon to Baudelaire in French with English translations

Compiled and performed by Bill Homewood
1 hour 36 minutes







Here are 35 of the greatest poems in the French language, carefully selected and read in French by Bill Homewood, the bilingual English classical actor who has spent half his life in France. To help those English speakers with just a little French to appreciate the glories of these poems, he provides his own clear English translations. Continue Reading →