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  • Lion King
  • Strange Brew+
  • The Bad Sleep Well (kurosawa)+
  • Let the Devil Wear Black+
  • Strange Illusion (Amazon Prime)
  • Rosencrantz and Guildenstern +
  • Dead Father’s Club by Matt Haig+
  • *Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead (play) by Tom Stoppard
  • Gertrude and Claudius
  • A Girl, A Ghost, and Hollywood Hills by LIzabeth Zindel
  • Ophelia by Lisa Klein+
  • Something Rotten by Jasper Fforde+
  • The Lunatic, The Lover, and the Poet by Myrlin Hermes+
  • The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski

Romeo and Juliet

  • West Side Story
  • Shakespeare in Love+
  • Romeo must die
  • Tromeo and Juliet
  • Dirty Dancing
  • Get thee to a nunnery by Slavitt


  • Ran
  • Thousand Acres+
  • King of Texas+
  • My Kingdom (2001)
  • Broken Lance+
  • Fool by Christopher Moore+

Taming of the Shrew

  • 10 Things I Hate About You+
  • Overboard+
  • Deliver us from Eva+
  • Kiss Me Kate+



  • O+
  • All Night Long
  • Catch My Soul
  • A Double Life+
  • Omkara (India)+
  • Exposure by Mal Peet (Children’s)
  • I, Iago by Nicole Galland+
  • Iago by  David Snodin+


12th Night

  • She’s the Man


  • Madness of Love by Katharine Davies+
  • Illyria by Elizabeth Hand+

The Tempest

  • Forbidden Planet
  • Yellow Sky
  • Shakespeare Behind Bars


  • Mama Day by Gloria Naylor*
  • A Tempest (play) by Aime Cesaire+
  • Brave New World by Aldous Huxley+
  • Gentleman Poet by Kathryn Johnson+
  • Prospero’s Daughter by Elizabeth Nunez+
  • Dream of Perpetual Motion by Dexter Palmer+
  • Caliban’s Hour by Tad Williams +
  • Tempest-Tost by Robertson Davies+

Midsummer Night’s Dream

  • Were the World Mine+
  • Midsummer Night’s Sex Comedy+


  • Dream Country by Neil Gaiman (graphic)+
  • Wise Children by Angela Carter+
  • A Winter Night’s Dream by Andrew Matthews (YA)
  • Love in Idleness by Amanda Craig+
  • Magic Street by Orson Scott Card+


  • Scotland PA+
  • Men of Respect+
  • Throne of Blood (kurosawa)+
  • Serena*
  • Lady Macbeth by Susan Fraser King+



Comedy of Errors

  • Big Business+
  • Boys from Syracuse


Measure for Measure


  • Get Thee to a Nunnery by Slavitt

Misc (Macbeth, Hamlet, Henriad)


  • Tragedy of Arthur by Arthur Phillips*
  • Wise Children by Angela Carter


  • Shakespeare in love


  • My Name is Will by Jess Winfield+
  • Nothing Like the Sun by Burgess+
  • The Late Mr. Shakespeare by Robert Nye+


*=purchased for class
+ available online or owned by instructor



Dr. Mary Adams, instructor
last updated 12-jan-14