Surbiton High School

Shakespeare – The Rewrites

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Shakespeare. The mere mention of the man’s name is enough to inspire awe in anyone with even the most passing interest in the canon of English Literature.

Sure you have other authors whose surname alone – Dickens, Austen – is sufficient to make them identifiable by just about everyone, but Shakespeare is generally regarded as pretty much the best writer to have ever walked this planet. Whether it’s Doctor Who considering him an intellectual equal or Alexandre Dumas saying that the only person who has created more than Shakespeare is God, the man from Stratford-upon-Avon is without equal in probably …read more