Welcome to the world of Elizabethan Drama!
For many of you, this will be your first real experience reading an Elizabethan drama in its original wording. While this may seem difficult at first, you will be successful if you follow the steps and suggestions I present in class and on this page. Understand that both of my degrees focus on this time period, and I can show you how to not only understand this stuff but also enjoy it. So, relax, follow the tips, and dive in - when we perform in class, let loose and have fun; the more you get into the roles, the better you will understand the characters. This is drama - it is meant to be alive!
Key Literary Concepts
Why does this stuff sound so strange?