"New Mermaids is a series of over 50 modernized and fully annotated classic plays, with an active programme of new editions. New Mermaids are edited and updated by experienced teachers who are internationally recognized as authorities in their field. They are ideal for, and accessible to, actors, theatre-goers and students and are printed in a clear, easy-to-use format, with annotations below the text and a comprehensive introduction". Currently, the series has published 132 works across the Early Modern period and into the Victorian era.
Series editors: Brian Gibbons, University of Münster; William C. Carroll, Boston University; and Tiffany Stern, University College, University of Oxford.