How Well Do You Know Shakespeare?
Shakespeare is layered with fun facts, hidden meanings, topical allusions of the day & court celebs . How much do you know?
When Hamlet says, "No, good mother, here's metal more attractive." He is....
Shakespeare has many girls dress up as boys, but only 1 dresses up as a pilgrim to travel: Helena in All's Well That Ends Well. Why?
The wall effigy in Stratford Church commemorating Shakespeare was erected in what year?
When did Ben Jonson extol the Bard’s virtues and talents?
Why is there a comic episode in Love's Labors Lost mocking Muscovites?
In Romeo & Juliet, when Juliet refuses to marry Paris, saying, "Now by St. Peter's Church and Peter too...", she's referring to...?
In Merchant of Venice, when Bassanio talks about Portia's "sunny locks" that "hang on her temples like a golden fleece" & "those crisped snaky golden locks" what beauty tip is he referring to?
In Hamlet, Polonius delivers “these few precepts”on behavior to his son Laertes, which has what parallels to Queen Elizabeth's court?
In A Midsummer Night's Dream, when the mechanicals plan to meet at 'the duke's oak' to rehearse, they mean...?