Our handy guide for getting up to speed on Titus Andronicus before seeing the show.
Ethel Merman as Mother Courage? She travels how many miles in the play? There’s music in this show? Get up to speed on Mother Courage and Her Children with our handy guide.
What play inspired Shakespeare to write The Comedy of Errors? Why is time so important in the play? We’ve got answers and more in our handy guide to The Comedy of Errors.
Is “Henry IV part 1” really a re-telling of English history? What character got Shakespeare into some hot water with the royals? Find out these answers and more in our At A Glance guide to “Henry IV part 1.”
What Shakespeare play has the most songs in it? Does Rosalind really have the most lines of any female character? Just how many marriages are there in this play? Find out these answers and more in our At A Glance guide to “As You Like It”
What’s the connection between Othello and Measure for Measure…besides the author? Ever use the phrase green-eyed monster and know where it originated? We’ve got answers and more in our handy guide to Othello. The Giraldi Connection Like many of his plays, Othello wasn’t entirely created from Shakespeare’s imagination. He borrowed heavily from an Italian novella called […]
Impress your friends! Wow your neighbors! Show off your smarts! Here is a handy guide for getting up to speed on Tartuffe. Um…how do you say that? The first step in sounding like you know what you’re talking about is to say the title of the play correctly. Pronunciation: Tar-tuf Listen Um…what’s it mean? The […]