Shakespeare's legacy By Saul Mendo

William Shakespeare #1

Lander, Jesse M. "Shakespeare, William." <i>World Book Advanced</i>. World Book, 2016. Web. 17 Nov. 2016.

Quote:

"After arriving in London, Shakespeare began an association with one of the city’s repertory theater companies"(Jessie M. Lander)

My Ideas:

Commentary #1 This explains that after arriving to London he already interacted with other people.

Commentary #2 During his first arrival to London he already got a association with one of the theater companies at that time

Shakespeare #2

Lander, Jesse M. "Shakespeare, William." <i>World Book Advanced</i>. World Book, 2016. Web. 17 Nov. 2016.

Quote:

The line “Tiger’s heart wrapped in a Player’s hide” echoes a line spoken by the Duke of York in Shakespeare’s Henry VI, Part III. The line is “O tiger’s heart wrapped in a woman’s hide.”

My Ideas:

Commentary #1 This quote explains the topic because it shows that William Shakespeare gained huge popularity in his early career.

Commentary #2 The quote that was used was talked about for a long time, and that really pushed him up to higher levels.

Shakespeare #3

Shakespeare . Edited by Jessie M. Lander. World Book Kids , "Shakespeare, William." World Book Kids. World Book, 2016. Web. 08 Dec. 2016. Accessed 8 Dec. 2016.

Quote:

"Shakespeare wrote at least 38 plays, including comedies, plays about characters in history, and sad plays called tragedies"

My Ideas:

Commentary #1 This brief part of his time show all he has done.

Commentary #2 This relates to the theme, it shows that through his whole life he has done so much for his role.

Shakespeare #4

Shakespeare . Edited by Jessie M. Lander. World Book Kids , "Shakespeare, William." World Book Kids. World Book, 2016. Web. 08 Dec. 2016. Accessed 8 Dec. 2016.

Quote:

"His plays have been produced on stage and in films"

My Ideas:

Commentary # 1 Here it shows that William Shakespeare didn't just do it on stage he also knew how to do it in films.

Commentary # 2 This relates to the theme because it shows that he did more then what the average play maker did.

Shakespeare #5

Lander, Jesse M. "Shakespeare, William." <i>World Book Advanced</i>. World Book, 2016. Web. 17 Nov. 2016.

Quote:

"During much of this period, Shakespeare ranked as London’s most popular playwright, based on the number of times his plays were performed and published"

My Ideas:

Commentary #1 Getting into his early career he started to make a name for himself.

Commentary #2 This shows that he was very influential when he became a very popular playwright.

Shakespeare #6

Lander, Jesse M. "Shakespeare, William." <i>World Book Advanced</i>. World Book, 2016. Web. 17 Nov. 2016.

Quote:

"Shakespeare used language of startling originality to portray many-sided characters and tell fascinating stories"

My Ideas:

Commentary #1 Shakespeare was a creative guy who made his plays different.

Commentary #2 He showed that many different ways to tell a story is possible.

Shakespeare #7

Lander, Jesse M. "Shakespeare, William." <i>World Book Advanced</i>. World Book, 2016. Web. 17 Nov. 2016.

Quote:

"Three years later, he was elected bailiff (mayor), the highest civic honor that a Stratford resident could receive"

My Ideas:

Commentary #1 he became a big deal after being elected as the highest honor.

Commentary #2 He grows every year he gains more fame every time he shows his face.

Shakespeare #8

Lander, Jesse M. "Shakespeare, William." <i>World Book Advanced</i>. World Book, 2016. Web. 17 Nov. 2016.

Quote:

"Shakespeare’s position as sharer allowed him to achieve a level of financial success unmatched by other dramatists of the age, many of whom lived in poverty"

My Ideas:

Commentary #1 The point they are trying to make in this is that Shakespeare has achieved things no other playwrighter has every done.

Commentary #2 His position in his own style of playwright was greater than any other person in playwright history.

Shakespeare #9

Lander, Jesse M. "Shakespeare, William." <i>World Book Advanced</i>. World Book, 2016. Web. 17 Nov. 2016.

Quote:

"Shakespeare was one of six shareholders who signed the lease for the new site in 1599. He thus became part of the first group of actor-sharers to also be theater owners"

My Ideas:

Commentary #1 He signed a lease, and became a part of the first actor-shares to also be theater owners.

Commentary #2 Getting the ownership at an early stage in his career.

Shakespeare #10

Lander, Jesse M. "Shakespeare, William." <i>World Book Advanced</i>. World Book, 2016. Web. 17 Nov. 2016.

Quote:

"By 1612, Shakespeare had become England’s most successful playwright"

My Ideas:

Commentary #1 Shakespeare by 1612 William became the most successful after his playwright accomplishments.

Commentary #2 At the end of his time he became the greatest playwright ever because he was so successful.

Works Cited

Beers, G. Kylene, et al. Holt Literature & Language Arts: Mastering the California Standards: Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking. Austin, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 2003. Literature Language.

Lander, Jesse M. “Shakespeare, William.” World Book Advanced. World Book, 2016. Web. 17 Nov. 2016.

Shakespeare. Edited by Jessie M. Lander. World Book Kids, “Shakespeare, William.” World Book Kids. World Book, 2016. Web. 08 Dec. 2016. Accessed 8 Dec. 2016.

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