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This is a guide to important print and electronic sources in for researching William Shakespeare's life, works, and times. The emphasis is on material available from the University of Maryland Libraries but some Internet open sources are also included.
Each year, The Folger Theatre produces a three-play season of innovative productions, designed to forge strong connections with modern audiences while continuing the lively legacy of Shakespearean stagecraft. While Shakespeare is central to its mission, the Theatre has produced a variety of other classical works, as well as new plays related to or inspired by Shakespeare.
The Guardian presents the Shakespeare Solos. Leading actors perform some of Shakespeare's greatest speeches in a video series to mark the 400th anniversary of the playwright's death.
Streaming Video Productions of Shakespeare's Plays
The following the following streaming video collections are available through the UMD Libraries.