Measure for Measure
Shakespeare probably wrote Measure for Measure in 1603 or 1604. The play is classified as a comedy, although it is often seen as one of Shakespeare's 'problem plays' because of its shifts from straightforward comedy to dark and ambiguous moral choices.
Read the story of Measure for Measure in plain English. If you don't want to know how it ends, don't read the last section!
We've picked out some famous quotes from Measure For Measure.
See pictures representing RSC productions of the play from 1884 onwards.
Find out about the production directed by Roxana Silbert. See rehearsal and production photos and an interview with the director.
Image shows Joseph Kloska as Pompey in Roxana Silbert's Measure for Measure (2011). Photo by Hugo Glendinning.