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The Tempest

The Tempest


by William Shakespeare

Current Events & Pop Culture

Available to teachers only as part of the Teaching The Tempest Teacher Pass

Teaching The Tempest Teacher Pass includes:

  • Assignments & Activities
  • Reading Quizzes
  • Current Events & Pop Culture articles
  • Discussion & Essay Questions
  • Challenges & Opportunities
  • Related Readings in Literature & History

Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture

Julie Taymor's The Tempest (2010)

In director Julie Taymor's much anticipated fantasy film adaptation of The Tempest, Prospero becomes mother/magician Prospera and is played by Helen Mirren.