Capitalizing titles of works of art

In titles of plays, books etc., capitalize the first and last words and all nouns, pronouns, verbs, adverbs and adjectives. Avoid capitalizing the prepositions, conjunctions and articles, unless they are the first or last word of the title.

  • The Merchant of Venice
  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
  • To the Lighthouse
  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings


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