Elizabeth E. Tavares is Assistant Professor of Arts and Humanities at Pacific University. Specializing in Shakespeare and Tudor drama, her research foci include playing companies, theatre history and performance. Tavares’ scholarship and reviews have appeared in or are forthcoming from Shakespeare Bulletin, Shakespeare Studies, The Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism, The Journal of the Wooden O Symposium, and Notes & Queries, among others. She has also contributed to numerous theatre blogs, Digital Humanities projects, and edited collections in Television Studies. Tavares currently serves as Scholar-in-Residence with the Original Practice Shakespeare Festival, as well as senior drama editor for the literary magazine, Silk Road Review.