In Character: Shakespeare's plays
associated with John Taylor
To mark the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death we have brought together here over 400 images of actors and actresses in Shakespearean roles.
We currently have no recorded scenes from the following plays: All's Well That Ends Well; Love's Labour Lost; Pericles, Prince of Tyre; Timon of Athens, Two Noble Kinsmen; Troilus and Cressida. If you spot additions that we could be making, please email us at [email protected] and we will share them with a wider audience. Thank you!
A Midsummer Night's Dream
As You Like It
The Comedy of Errors
Measure for Measure
The Merchant of Venice
The Merry Wives of Windsor
Much Ado About Nothing
The Taming of the Shrew
The Two Gentlemen of Verona
The Winter's Tale
Tudor and Elizabethan matching pairs
Test your memory by playing our matching pairs game. Three levels of difficulty make it fun for the whole family.
Regency familiar faces
Rearrange tiles to uncover sitters from the Gallery's Collection by playing our puzzle game.
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