The Comedies

These are categorized and ordered in accordance with the contents of the First Folio (1623). Select the play title for production history and related postcards. Select character names for related character postcards.

To learn more, read our brief introduction to Shakespeare’s plays and genres. Click here to browse through the History plays or the Tragedies.

The Tempest

The Merry Wives of Windsor

Measure for Measure

The Comedy of Errors

Much Ado About Nothing

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

The Merchant of Venice

As You Like It

The Taming of the Shrew

All’s Well That Ends Well

Twelfth Night

The Winter’s Tale


The postcard image to the right shows Claire Greet and Arthur Grenville as Audrey and Touchstone in a production of As You Like It.