The Tempest was a play by William Shakespeare. Adrian Davies wanted to discuss it with Clara Oswald in preparation for their teaching of it to Coal Hill School pupils. (TV: The Caretaker)
The Fifth Doctor quoted Prospero, saying, "The stuff that dreams are made of," to Todd, while outside of Panna's cave. (TV: Kinda)
Behind the scenes Edit
- The title of the audio story Full Fathom Five is a reference to the line "Full fathom five thy father lies" from The Tempest Act 1, Scene 2.
- The title of the short story What's Past is Prologue is a quotation from The Tempest Act 2, Scene 1.