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About is proud to host the SHAKSPER website and list. launched in 2005 as a way to handily have editions of the complete works of Shakespeare online for mobile use. Prior to the launch, actor and Shakespeare aficionado Ron Severdia gathered a team of Shakespeareans to produce free quality versions of all the plays for theatrical and educational use. has the following features:

  • Complete works of Shakespeare, including some doubtful works
  • Discussion forum for feedback and questions
  • Community area for forming user groups, sharing photos and videos, and social profiles
  • Reviews of performances, films/DVDs, books, and interviews (also produces the annual Falstaff Awards)
  • Shakespeare news from around the world (including Shakespeare Pulse, an aggregator of all popular Shakespeare blogs)
  • The largest global directory of Shakespeare theatres, festivals, associations, and institutions
  • Product directory of Shakespeare related products
  • Shakespeare Talks, a podcast devoted to in-depth discussion, interviews, and performances (co-produced with the Shakespeare Society)
  • Study materials for teachers and students, including a play chronology, scansion overview, and prepared scenes from the works
  • The largest collection of Shakespeare monologues (online or in print) for study and auditions



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