Shakespeare Trivia Questions

True or false: Diane Paulus wrote a disco-themed stage adaptation of A Midsummer Night's Dream that ran for six years Off-Broadway. 

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True or false: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is based on a work of Shakespeare. 

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The title of David Rabe's play Hurlyburly refers to a line from which Shakespearean work? 

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Is Macbeth a Shakespearean comedy or tragedy? 

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The Broadway show All Shook Up is based on what work of Shakespeare?

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In 2013, Mark Rylance appeared in two Shakesperean plays in rep on Broadway. What were the two plays? 

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The Lion King shares similarities with what work of Shakespeare?

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Who played the role of Shakespeare in the original Broadway cast of Something Rotten?

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True or False? The Broadway show Head Over Heels was loosely based on a work by Shakespeare. 

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What Shakespeare play is featured within the musical, Kiss Me Kate!?

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