Bitesize has changed! We're updating subjects as fast as we can. Visit our new site to find Bitesize guides and clips - and tell us what you think!

Home > English > Shakespeare: Summaries > The Tempest

English

The Tempest

Print
Back

This Revision Bite will give you a general summary of The Tempest.

You need to know the basic plot then work out what the people in the play are like, and how they get along. You should also think about how actors should perform the play to an audience, and the main 'big' topics - such as love, time, truth - that it deals with.

Introduction

This Revision Bite covers:

Back

Watch

GCSE Bitesize

Up for a challenge? Head to GCSE Bitesize.

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.