Shakespeare Pro is a free Shakespeare app with the complete works of Shakespeare (41 plays, 154 sonnets and 6 poems, including doubtful works). The Shakespeare App is brought to us by PlayShakespeare.com, which is a fantastic (and free) online resource for Shakespeare’s plays and other written works, and their expertise really shows through with this one, on everything from the interface and layout, straight down to the text and explanations. If you’re a student, professor, actor, or just plain love the Bard, this must-have app ensures you have the complete works at your fingertips.
Shakespeare Pro for Apple and Android is packed with impressive features:
You can customize your reading experience and choose from a variety of colour combinations, change the font family and size, display long or short character names. Read up on Shakespeare’s life, view data and chronology about his works, and an overview of scansion terminology. You can also bookmark your favourite parts, remember your favourites in addition to remembering the last page you viewed and even copy/paste that great line. Moreover you can enjoy a series of 20 short versions of Shakespeare’s plays aimed at a younger audience.
The Shakespeare Passport®
The app also contains the Shakespeare Passport, your virtual ticket to events and exhibitions all over the world. Just show the passport on your device for great benefits at participating venues. More information at ShakespearePassport.com.
Download the Shakespeare Apps
It’s really easy and it’s free. You’ll need an Apple iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad, or Android device. Then just download any of these apps from iTunes or Google Play.