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Fictional Characters
1.1k votersThe All-Time Best Shakespeare CharactersList of William Shakespeare's best characters. Shakespeare wrote between 37 and 40 plays (depending on who you ask), and they are ...
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165.8k viewsActors Who Have Played HamletHamlet is one of William Shakespeare's most notable tragedies. Many famous actors have portrayed the complicated title character. ...
Entertainment
301 votersTV Movies & Shows You Didn't Realize Were Based on ShakespeareHere’s to William Shakespeare. May the Bard never fade. TV shows based on or influenced by Shakespeare are perhaps more popular th...
Culture
1.4k votersAll Shakespeare Comedies, RankedThis list includes all Shakespeare comedies, ranked in order of popularity. William Shakespeare's comedic plays are among the most...
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6.5k viewsWhat It Was Like To Be At A Shakespearean PlayIn 1600, William Shakespeare claimed the title of the most famous playwright in England, drawing up to 20,000 spectators to theate...
Funny
133 voters26 Romeo & Juliet Memes That Actually Made Us Laugh Out LoudStar crossed memes are coming your way!
Entertainment
386 votersThe Best Modern Versions of Shakespeare PlaysList of the best modernized versions of Shakespeare plays. There are movies out there based on the plays of William Shakespeare th...
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15.3k views13 Times Shakespeare Rewrote History and No One Really NoticedWhile Shakespeare is normally thought of for his boundless imagination, a lot of his work is actually pulled straight from other s...
Language
595 votersThe Best Words Invented by ShakespeareIn addition to 36 plays teenagers are forced to read in high school, William Shakespeare also wrote something like 1,700 English w...
Drama
856 votersAll Shakespeare Tragedies, RankedThis list includes all Shakespeare tragedies, ranked in order of popularity. William Shakespeare's brilliant plays have no equal, ...
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85.6k views16 Actors Who Have Played MacbethMacbeth is one of William Shakespeare's darkest tragedies. It tackles political themes and the lengths that men will go to in orde...
Culture
296 votersThe Best of William Shakespeare's SonnetsWhich are the best of Shakespeare's sonnets? This list includes the best of The Bard's 154 sonnets. These are all poems that deal ...
Memes
87 voters29 Macbeth Memes That Make Our Cauldrons BubbleBy the pricking of our thumbs, some hilarious memes this way come...
Entertainment
57.3k views20 Actors Who Have Played OthelloOthello is one of William Shakespeare's most notable tragedies. It addresses themes of racism, love and betrayal that are as relev...
Actresses
32.8k views16 Actors Who Have Played Lady MacbethMacbeth is one of William Shakespeare's darkest tragedies. It tackles political themes and the lengths men will go to in order to ...
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762 votersThe Greatest Shakespearean Villains, RankedThis is a list about the best Shakespeare villains; it answers the question, “Who are the bad guys in William Shakespeare’s plays?...
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515 votersThe Best Shakespeare Film AdaptationsList of the best Shakespeare film adaptations. There is no single human being in the history of entertainment who has spawned more...
Entertainment
8.5k views50+ Actors Who Have Done Shakespeare in the ParkShakespeare in the Park festivals are popular all over the world. In cities like New York City, several famous actors and actresse...
Quotations
871 votersThe Best William Shakespeare QuotesA list of the best William Shakespeare quotes. List is arranged by which ones are the most famous William Shakespeare quotes and w...
Poetry
22.0k viewsList of Poems by William ShakespeareList of popular poetry by William Shakespeare, listed alphabetically. William Shakespeare is one of the most famous poets of all t...