Education Links

Learning about the Renaissance, Elizabethan England and William Shakespeare adds immeasurable richness to the experience of attending a live performance of one of Shakespeare’s plays. These links offer additional information and resources that can help your students learn more about William Shakespeare, his writings, Queen Elizabeth I, and the life and times of Elizabethan England in the 1500’s.


     Absolute Shakespeare

     Renaissance, The Elizabethan World

     Internet Shakespeare Editions

     William Shakespeare Info Website

     Folger Shakespeare Library

     Shakespeare Resource Center

     Shakespeare for Kids




     Queen Elizabeth I

     Queen Elizabeth I, Life and Times





     Shakespeare’s Globe

     The Globe Theater






     Resource Guide to Elizabethan Era Costumes