To access the plays that have been turned into nursery rhyme format, click the ‘BOOKS’ option in the menu. The plays so far include ‘As You Like It’ and ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’.

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Shakespeare Shorts is an attempt to get children to enjoy the beauty of Shakespeare before they fall prey to the fear that often accompanies exam rooms. The project aims to translate Shakespeare’s plays into an accessible, nursery rhyme format that can be understood by children from the 6th grade onwards.

Writers: Avni Ambalam and Kahini Mehta

Illustrator: Esther David

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We can be contacted at theshakespeareshorts@gmail.com for further information or queries.