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William Shakespeare





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Merchant of Venice In order to repay his debts, Bassanio, a Venetian nobleman, plans to marry Portia a wealthy heiress....
A Midsummer Night's Dream A Mid Summer Night's Dream tells the story of four lovers who each want someone who they can't have....
All's Well That Ends Well Set in contemporary France, the plot concerns Helena. the daughter of recently deceased court physic...
As You Like It

In As You Like It Duke Frederick (the younger duke) has usurped his ol...

The Merry Wives of Windsor (Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor) ...
A Midsummer Night's Dream A Midsummer Night's Dream tells the story of four lovers who each want someone who they can't have. ...
Hamlet

Prince Hamlet of Denmark laments both his father's death and his mother&r...

Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar has just emerged victorious in a series of Roman civil wars and...

King Lear ...
Macbeth “Macbeth” is a story of temptation, ambition and seduction. At the start of the play, Macbeth i...
Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing is set primarily at the home and grounds of Leo...

Othello ...
Romeo and Juliet

The Montagues and Capulets are two feuding families, whose children, Romeo an...

Twelfth Night In Twelfth Night, a young woman, Viola, is separated at sea from her beloved twin brother and tossed...
The Taming of the Shrew

Gentlemen all over Padua are heads over heels for Bianca, the beautiful and s...

Henry VIII ...
The Two Noble Kinsmen ...
Antony and Cleopatra

Antony & Cleopatra concerns the scandalous affair between the Roman general Antony a...

Coriolanus The play tells the tragic story of the life of the mighty Roman warrior Caius Marcius Coriolanus. ...
Timon of Athens ...
Pericles Prince of Tyre ...
Cymbeline The play is one of Shakespeare's most original and fantastical plays. When King Cymbeline's only dau...
The Winter's Tale ...
Comedy of Errors

Comedy of Errors concerns two sets of long-lost twins that find each o...

Love's Labour's Lost

Set amid the refined elegance and gracious romanticism of the Edwardian era, ...

Richard III Richard III is the last of Shakespeare’s four plays which cover the great wars between the houses ...
King John King John holds the throne of England illegitimately, having stolen it from the rightful heir, his n...
Henry IV Part I Henry IV Part I is based around the King of England and events that lead up to a gigantic battle at ...
Henry IV Part 2 In the second Henry VI play, the play opens with Prince Hal and Falstaff. These criminals and lowlif...
Henry VI, part 1 At the beginning of Henry VI part 1, Henry’s funeral is taking place and messengers arrive with ne...
Henry VI, part 2 This play follows Henry who marries Margaret of Anjou. She is a student of William de la Pole who s...
Henry VI, part 3 This play rounds out the trilogy of Henry VI plays. Henry and York come to an agreement that Henry ...
Henry V Under sinister pressure from the Church of England and the Archbishop of Canterbury, the young King ...
The Fairy-Queen In the first act, the story follows Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream as fairies pinch and to...
Titus Andronicus Possibly Shakespeare’s earliest tragedy, Titus Andronicus is also his bloodiest. The play opens a...
Henry IV Part I Henry IV Part I is based around the King of England and events that lead up to a gigantic battle at ...
Measure for Measure The Duke of Vienna, Vincentio, leaves the city on a diplomatic mission. While he is away, he places...
King Lear The great King Lear of Britain is ready to retire, and he decides to divide his realm among his thre...
Troilus and Cressida In the later years of the Trojan War, Troilus, a prince of Troy, tries to woo Cressida, a fellow Tro...
The Winter's Tale Two childhood friends, Leontes, King of Sicilia, and Polixenes, King of Bohemia, meet in Sicilia to ...
The Tempest The rightful Duke of Milan, Prospero, has been stuck on an island for twelve years with his daughter...
Henry VIII In Great Britain in the 1500s, Cardinal Wolsey is a powerful and ruthless man who has made many enem...
Othello In Venice, Othello, a Moor who serves the Duke of Venice, has secretly married Desdemona, the daught...
Pericles, Prince of Tyre At the beginning of every act, John Gower, a 14th century poet, introduces the action with a poem. ...
Tim onf Athens Timon holds a massive banquet and hands out money freely to everyone there. Only Apementus, a cynic...