Titus Andronicus

William Shakespeare

upright=0.70|First page of The Lamentable Tragedy of Titus Andronicus from the First Folio, published in 1623 Titus Andronicus is a tragedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written between 1588 and 1593, probably in collaboration with George Peele. It is thought to be Shakespeare's first tragedy and is often seen as his attempt to emulate the violent and bloody revenge plays of his contemporaries, which were extremely popular with audiences throughout the 16th century.