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Please see below for links to useful information about each play including a plot summary and an RSC Staging History 1960-2007.

For a key to the staging histories click here

The Tempest

The Two Gentlemen of Verona

The Merry Wives of Windsor

Measure for Measure

The Comedy of Errors

Much Ado about Nothing

Love's Labour's Lost

A Midsummer Night's Dream

The Merchant of Venice

As You Like It

The Taming of the Shrew

All's Well That Ends Well

Twelfth Night, or What You Will

The Winter's Tale

The Life and Death of King John

The Life and Death of King Richard the Second

The First Part of Henry the Fourth, with the Life and Death of Henry surnamed Hotspur

The Second Part of Henry the Fourth, Containing his Death and the Coronation of King Henry the Fifth

The Life of Henry the Fifth

The First Part of Henry the Sixth

The Second Part of Henry the Sixth

The Third Part of Henry the Sixth

The Tragedy of Richard the Third

The Famous History of the Life of King Henry the Eighth

The Tragedy of Troilus and Cressida

The Tragedy of Coriolanus

The Lamentable Tragedy of Titus Andronicus

The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

The Life of Timon of Athens

The Tragedy of Julius Caesar

The Tragedy of Macbeth

The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

The Tragedy of King Lear

The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice

The Tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra

The Tragedy of Cymbeline

Pericles

The Two Noble Kinsmen

A Scene for Sir Thomas More

Arden of Faversham
There has been much scholarly debate focusing on the extent of Shakespeare's co-authorship for this play. Click here to download a PDF document including the text of Shakespeare's possible scene, a plot summary for the whole play and a brief introduction by Jonathan Bate.
Please click here for an RSC Staging History 1960-2007.

The Reign of King Edward the Third
There has been much scholarly debate focusing on the extent of Shakespeare's co-authorship for this play. Click here to download a PDF document including the text of Shakespeare's possible scene, a plot summary for the whole play and a brief introduction by Jonathan Bate.
Please click here for an RSC Staging History 1960-2007.

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