Play Synopsis Bassanio, confident with his place in Portia’s heart, requires money to be considered as a suitor. He approaches his wealthy merchant friend Antonio; however, Antonio’s money is tied up in shipments and so...
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Both watching and reading plays is vital for actors. If you’re an actor you need to engaging with great writing on daily basis. Buy, or rent, a stack of them and get stuck in.
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If you want to know where to get started this is an amazing resource. We made a number of “best of” lists. Kind of like Greatest Hits albums, they are a bit lame, but the best way to learn more about playwrights.
Here is where we list all of the plays on StageMilk. If you want to find information on a specific playwright’s work this is the place to come. We will be constantly expanding this section and adding more information to our large database of plays. Listed here is everything from Shakespeare to Miller.