A Visual Crash Course in Shakespeare’s Tragedies

There’s a saying that you can tell whether you’re watching a Shakespearean comedy or tragedy with this easy litmus test: if everyone gets married, you’re watching a comedy, and if everyone dies, you’re watching a tragedy. (What about those pesky “history” plays? That’s another can of worms altogether!)

Since you’ve determined that what you’re watching (in this case) is a tragedy, here’s an easy graphic for you which demonstrates all the deaths in Shakespeare’s tragedies. Handy for students, Shakespeare aficionados, and stage combatants alike!

A Visual Crash Course in Shakespeare's Tragedies

Via Flavorwire.

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