Absolute Shakespeare, the essential resource for William Shakespeare's plays, sonnets, poems, quotes, biography and the legendary Globe Theatre. William Shakespeare Shakespeare is renowned as the English playwright and poet whose body of works is considered the greatest in history of English literature.
Summaries Shakespeare summaries provide a quick and easy guide to Shakespeare's most famous plays. Divided by act, the summaries make an ideal introduction.
Shakespeare Plays All the plays from 'All's Well Poems The complete collection of the Bard's That Ends Well' to 'Twelfth Night' in the complete poetry in the original text including A lover's original texts with summaries. Divided into complaint and Venus and Adonis. comedies, histories and tragedies. Quotes Over 130 of the most famous quotes Sonnets All of the Bard's 154 sonnets including from the Bard's complete works indexed by the much acclaimed sonnet 18: "Shall I compare play. thee to a summer's day..." Globe Theatre The story of how the Bard Pictures Engraving of paintings of William created one of the greatest theatres of all time, Shakespeare and those inspired by his famous the playhouse is also where he first performed plays. Indexed by play and accompanied by the many of his greatest plays. text inspiring the painting. Films The ultimate list of all film adaptations Bard Facts Trivia about the world's most famous of the complete works, there are well over bard from words coined by the bard to his 250 movies to date. marriage. Bibliography The complete list of the plays, Biography Everything you would ever want to poems and sonnets attributed as written by know about the immortal Bard's life and more. the Bard. Authorship Debate The controversial debate on Timeline Describes the many chapters in the who really wrote the complete works continues to immortal Bard's colorful life from birth, his rages unabated to this very day. disappearance, marriage, his death and ending in the printing of the First Folio in 1623. Quiz Test your knowledge of the bard by taking our gruelling quiz, answers included.