PlayShakespeare.com is proud to host the SHAKSPER website and list. PlayShakespeare.com 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.
PlayShakespeare.com 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
Get Your Free Shakespeare Passport®
The Shakespeare Passport gives you access to events and exhibits all over the world. It's easy to use your mobile device as a virtual ticket or discount coupon. Just download the Shakespeare App for Apple or Android to show your Passport at participating venues worldwide. And it's free! It's also free if you are a Shakespeare theatre, museum, or other venue. Find out more information here.