Upstart Crow

Upstart Crow


Satirical sitcom about how friends, family, historical circumstances, and his arch-rival Robert Greene, who first coined the derogatory term “upstart crow”, influenced William Shakespeare to write his famous plays.

Notable Queer-Centric Episodes

  • Series 3, Episode 5 "The Unkindest Cut of All" - It is a time of betrayal at the Red Lion Theatre, as Will plots to remove Condell from all his female roles, while Condell turns on Burbage for hogging the limelight. However, his attention quickly turns to usurping his replacement, Toby, even if it means denying Kate her chance at marriage with someone she likes.


There is 1 queer character listed for this show; none are dead.

Guest (1)

This page was last edited on July 28th, 2021.
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