Shakespeare Plays Available in Video Format
Scholars Online Educational Resources


All’s Well That Ends Well
Antony and Cleopatra
As You Like It
The Comedy of Errors
Henry IV, part 1
Henry IV, part 2
Henry V
Henry VI, part 1
Henry VI, part 2
Henry VI, part 3
Henry VIII
Julius Caesar
King John
King Lear
Love’s Labour’s Lost
Measure for Measure
The Merchant of Venice
The Merry Wives of Windsor
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Much Ado About Nothing
Richard II
Richard III
Romeo and Juliet
The Taming of the Shrew
The Tempest
Timon of Athens
Titus Andronicus
Troilus and Cressida
Twelfth Night
Two Gentlemen of Verona
The Winter’s Tale

Available versions

1929: Sam Taylor

1967: Franco Zeffirelli

1976: Kirk Browning

1980: Jonathan Miller

1982: Peter Dews

1983: Peter Dews/John Allison

1988: Richard Monette

2013: Toby Frow


1953: Kiss Me, Kate

1958: Kiss Me, Kate

1994: Aida Zyablikova (animated)

1999: 10 Things I Hate About You

2003: Kiss Me, Kate

2005: ShakespeaRe-Told: The Taming of the Shrew


2015: Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 2, Episode 1

10 Things I Hate About You
1999: Gil Junger

This free teen adaptation of The Taming of the Shrew is actually somewhat more faithful to the underlying concept, and certainly more entertaining, than many might suspect. Unlike some others of its own ilk (e.g., She’s the Man, a rancid takeoff on Twelfth Night), it preserves something of the tonality of the original story and yet makes its own points along the way.

For some this is probably chiefly noteworthy as an early work with Heath Ledger, who plays the Petruchio-correspondent character.

Admirer #1 : Daniel Kountz

Audio Visual Guy: Eric Riedmann

Bartender: Carlos Lacamara

Beautiful Girl : Bridget O’Neill

Beautiful Jock: Quinn Maixner

Bianca Stratford: Larisa Oleynik

Biker: Nick Brown

Bogie Lowenstien: Kyle Cease

Buckaroo Bartender: Jesper Inglis

Cameron James: Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Chastity: Gabrielle Union

Clem: Brian Hood

Club Dancer #1 : Amber Matthews

Coffee Girl #2 : Alisa Mackay

Coffee Girl: Bianca Kajlich

Coffee Kid #1: Demegio Kimbrough

Coffee Kid #2: Todd Butler

Cohort: Dennis Mosley

Cowboy: Travis Muller

Crying Loser: Jelani Quinn

Derek: Tarance Houston

Detention Student: Aaron Therol

Drugged Out Loser: Nick Vukelic

Heather: Wendy Gottlieb

Jock: Joshua Thorpe

Joey Donner: Andrew Keegan

Judith: Laura Kenny

Kat Stratford: Julia Stiles

Kissing Guy: Ari Karczag

Laughing Loser: Aidan Kennedy

Letters To Cleo Singer: Kay Hanley

Letters To Cleo Singer: Michael Eisenstein

Mandella: Susan May Pratt

Mba Guy at Party: J.R. Johnson

Michael: David Krumholtz

Mr. Chapin: David Leisure

Mr. Morgan : Daryl Mitchell

Ms. Perky: Allison Janney

Patrick Verona: Heath Ledger

Perky Girl: Alice Evans

Save Ferris Singer: Brian Mashburn

Save Ferris Singer: Monique Powell

School Administrator : Tim Bennett

Screaming Loser: Jesse Dyer

Scruvy: Greg Jackson

Teacher : Gil Junger

Trevor: Cameron Fraser

Walter Stratford: Larry Miller

Wimpy Loser : Ben Laurence