Welcome to No Sweat Shakespeare, the home of modern Shakespeare ebooks, Shakespeare quotes, Shakespeare sonnets, Shakespeare resources and Shakespeare movies, and our random and irreverent Shakespeare Blog!
Our aim is to help students of all ages understand Shakespeare’s language. From translating full Shakespeare plays and short quotes and phrases in to modern English, to providing in-depth articles on Shakespeare’s life and times and Shakespeare essays, we’re here to help make Shakespeare easy and accessible.
Take a browse through the No Sweat Shakespeare website using the Shakespeare navigation bars at the top and right hand side of each page, or click the quick links below to take you to a specific Shakespeare resource article:
Play Summaries: Read short plot summaries of Shakespeare’s plays.
Shakespeare’s Sonnets: Trouble understanding a sonnet? Read overviews of Shakespeare’s sonnets next to the original.
Shakespeare Ebooks: Shakespeare’s plays as easy ebooks in modern English.
Shakespeare for Kids: Shakespeare for kids - resources aimed at 8-12 year olds.
The Globe Theatre: Everything you wanted to know about Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre.
Shakespeare’s Picture: What did Shakespeare look like? Check out a few pictures and portraits.
Shakespearean Insults: Try insulting someone in Elizabethan English with this list of Shakespeare insults.
Shakespeare’s Characters: Ever wonder which characters appear in which plays? See a complete list of Shakespeare ‘s characters.