Measure for Measure is a play by William Shakespeare that was probably written in 1603 or 1604 and first performed in 1604. 


Read the detailed scene-by-scene Summary & Analysis, or the Full Book Summary of Measure for Measure.


See a complete list of the characters in Measure for Measure.

Further Study

Go further in your study of Measure for Measure with background information about William Shakespeare and the play, as well as mini essays and suggestions for further reading.