What Types of Plays Did Shakespeare Write?

How Many Plays Did Shakespeare Write?
How Many Plays Did Shakespeare Write?. Photo © NYPL Digital Gallery

Question: What Types of Plays Did Shakespeare Write?

Answer:

Shakespeare’s collection of 38 plays are categorized into three types, as follows:

Our list of Shakespeare plays brings together all 38 plays in the order in which they were first performed. You can also read our study guides for the Bard’s most popular plays.