Macbeth

William Shakespeare
Thought to have been first performed in 1606 as a response to the Gunpowder Plot against James I, and William Shakespeare’s shortest tragedy, Macbeth is a story of power, ambition, witchcraft and murder.
Macbeth by William Shakespeare
Production
(2011)
BBC Studios
(1978)
Production
British Council
(2016)
Production
Tara Arts
(2015)
Production
LA Theatre Works
(2011)
Audio Theatre
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Much Ado About Nothing

William Shakespeare
Much Ado About Nothing, believed to have been written in 1598, is one of William Shakespeare’s most popular comedies, and takes its defamed woman plot from Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso.
David Tennant and Catherine Tate in Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing
Production
(2011)
BBC Studios
(1978)
Production
Sam Waterston as Benedick lying down in a small, green and white rowing boat surrounded by greenery
Broadway Digital Archive
(1974)
Production
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RSC
(2014)
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Merrily We Roll Along

Stephen Sondheim
Sondheim's time-hopping tale follows hotshot Hollywood producer, Franklin Shepard, and the talented duo he once called friends, as we travel backwards through time to see how dreams are abandoned along with friendships. The musical Merrily We Roll Along is based on George S. Kaufman's 1934 play of the same name.
Study Guide
(2014)

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