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Literature Subcategories Historically Speaking
Name the questions about each Literature subcategory from a historical perspective.
Subcategory Acrostic 60
Can you solve each of these clues? The first letter of the answer gives you the subcategory, while the blue letters give you a bonus word!
Types of Shakespeare Plays
We wonder if Shakespeare had come up with his own types that we never heard about.
Pick 5 in 15: Shakespeare Tragedies
Pick the 5 one-word Shakespeare tragedies (per First Folio) in just 15 seconds.
Avian Literature
Pick the correct bird which will complete the title of the given poem/novel/play.
Play Titles Missing Adjectives
Can you choose the adjective missing from these play titles?
Is That in a Shakespeare Title?
Pick the words that can be found within the titles of Shakespeare plays without clicking any decoys.
Plays Written by Neil Simon
Pick the plays that were written by Neil Simon, avoiding any plays written by other playwrights.
Summer Book Authors
Pick the book with summer in its title when given its author.
An Utter Farce
Complete the titles of these farcical plays whose Playbill covers are missing a word.
Literature by Retelling
Match the works of classic literature with their retellings/spin-offs.
5 Literature Fivesomes
Name the five things in each of these literature-themed fivesomes.
US Playwright Match-Up
Pick the five plays written by the named playwright.
Quick Pick: Cause of Death - Theatre
Can you pick how each character in a play dies?
Get the Picture: Shakespeare's Tragedies
Can you choose which one of Shakespeare's traditional 'Four Great Tragedies' answers each question?
5 in 15: Tennessee Williams' Plays
Can you correctly pick the five plays by Tennessee Williams in the allotted time while avoiding the decoys?
Real Characters Winning Tony Awards
Pick the characters from real life whose portrayals in Plays won Tony Awards for Acting? Don't forget to avoid those pesky decoys!.
Let's Draw a Stage
Can you draw a stage by filling in the Shakespearean quotes?
Play by Act One, Scene One Setup
Pick the right play when given some lines of exposition that set up the first scene.
August Wilson Plays by Playbill
Name the Pittsburgh Cycle plays by August Wilson from their Playbill covers.
Pick a Play from a Photo
Pick the stage play from a photo of its performance.
Get the Picture: Shakespeare or Not
Can you pick whether the play given was written by William Shakespeare or written by somebody else?
Plays without P-L-A-Y-W-R-I-G-H-T
Pick the plays that are missing the letters in playwright.
Missing Word: Acrostic Shakespeare Plays
Complete each Shakespeare's Plays, with each Missing Word Starting With a Letter in Shakespeare's Name.
Literature Character to Big 4 Sports Team
Can you correctly select the team that the given literature character might serve as a mascot?
Literature Subcategory 'J'
Can you answer a question for each Sporcle Literature Subcategory where every answer starts with 'J'?
Author by Literary Villain
Can you guess each author by the literary villain they created?
Get The Picture: Play and Playwright
Can you choose whether each play and playwright is correctly matched?
Mutual Missing Word: Songs And Plays
Pick the word missing from the title of each theatre play and song.
Growing Grid: Shakespeare
Name the increasingly longer Shakespearean plays given each quote.
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