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One-Word Shakespeare Plays
Shakespeare knew that short titles could still pack a punch.
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Classic Plays from Rhyming Clues

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Jews in Literature
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Pick the literary work described that features a Jewish character.
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Othello: Plot
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Can you answer the questions about the plot of Othello?
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NT2000 Playwrights
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Name the 100 greatest playwrights of the 20th century according to the National Theatre's NT2000 list.
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Backyard Summer Games
When we were kids the only toys we had in the yard were sticks, and we LIKED it that way.
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Quick Clips: Led Zeppelin (Clickable Flash)
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When I bought Led Zeppelin's second album, this isn't what I expected.
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Shakespearean foursomes and fivesomes
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Name the Shakespearean foursomes and fivesomes.
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Authors' 'House's
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Pick the books or plays with the word 'house' in their title given their author.
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In Plain English: Henry V
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Pick the 'plain English' version of each of these quotes from Shakespeare's Henry V.
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Do You Read More than a 16-year-old?
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Pick the authors of these books/plays commonly read by 16-year-olds*.
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Find Shakespeare's Women
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Pick the real female characters from Shakespeare's plays.
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Shakespeare's Ladies
You think these ladies made Anne Hathaway jealous?
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Match Shakespeare comedy to setting
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Match the match Shakespeare comedy to setting.
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Match Shakespeare tragedy to setting
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Match the Shakespeare tragedy to setting.
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C in Shakespeare
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Name the Shakespearean people, places, and things starting with C.
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EW's 50 Greatest Plays
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Name the 50 greatest plays of the last 100 years according to Entertainment Weekly.
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Matching Playwrights to 3 Plays
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Pick the playwright and three of the plays he wrote.
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In Plain English: Measure for Measure
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Pick the 'plain English' version of each of these quotes from Shakespeare's Measure for Measure.
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Shakespeare Characters Match-Up
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Match the first and last names of these Shakespeare characters.
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WORLDMAPPER: The World as you've never seen it
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From the choices below each map, identify the characteristic represented by these cartograms from WORLDMAPPER. (Read 'How to play' for more details)
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Plays by Henrik Ibsen
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Name the plays by Henrik Ibsen.
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Plays by Samuel Beckett
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Name the plays written for the stage by Samuel Beckett.
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Shakespeare Plays by ANY 3 Letters
We're not sure Ol' Bill would approve of this kind of brevity.
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