Welcome to No Sweat Shakespeare, the home of modern Shakespeare ebooks, Shakespeare quotes, Shakespeare sonnets, Shakespeare resources and Shakespeare facts, as well as our Shakespeare Blog giving a light-hearted look at the Bard.
Our aim is to help students of all ages understand Shakespeare’s language. From translating full Shakespeare plays and short quotes and phrases into 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 navigation options at the top and right hand side of each page, or click the quick links below to take you to a specific article on Shakespeare:
Play Overviews: Read short plot summaries of Shakespeare’s plays, details of Shakespeare ‘s characters per play, and see where all Shakespeare’s plays are set on this nifty google map. Or read our roundup of Shakespeare translator websites.
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.
Don’t see what you’re after above? Check out the site map for a complete list of the Shakespeare resources available on the site…and if you still can’t find something Shakespeare-related you’d like to see drop us a line and let us know!