William Shakespeare By darren camp

Who is Shakespeare

Shakespeare is the most famous playwriter in all of history. Shakespeare's works are the most used works of all time. Shakespeare's most famous work include, Romeo and Juliet, Midsummer night's Dream and Julius Ceaser just to name a few.

Stratford-Upon-Avon. Photograph. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. quest.eb.com/search/300_352116/1/300_352116/cite. Accessed 16 Mar 2017.

When and where was shakespeare born.

Shakespeare was born on or before April 23rd 1564 in the town of Warwickshire, Stratford England.(William Shakespeare Enclyopedia of World Biography)

Mary Arden's House, the house of William Shakespeare's mother, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, Europe. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016. quest.eb.com/search/151_2482944/1/151_2482944/cite. Accessed 18 Mar 2017.

Stratford Upon Avon

Stratford Upon Avon was a church in which Shakespeare was baptized in. The church was a big holy church.Wells, Stanley. "Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)." Poets: American and British, edited by Ian Scott-Kilvert, vol. 3, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1998, pp. 1245-1288. Scribner Writers on GVRL, go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=GVRL&sw=w&u=nysl_ca_queen&v=2.1&it=r&id=GALE%7CCX1386100067&asid=3e6a96b6f83aee56fbda50cb989068fc. Accessed 9 Mar. 2017.

Shakespeare's acting companies

Shakespeare worked with two acting companies. From 1594 to 1603 he worked with the Lord Chamberlains Men. From 1603 to 1613 Shakespeare worked with the KIngs Men.(Dennis 138)

When was Romeo and Juliet written

Romeo and Juliet was written in around 1595.Carter, Sarah. ("Romeo and Juliet." The Facts On File Companion to Shakespeare, by William Baker and Kenneth Womack, vol. 5, Facts on File, 2012, pp. 1691-1734. Facts On File Library of World Literature. Gale Virtual Reference Library, go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=GVRL&sw=w&u=nysl_ca_queen&v=2.1&id=GALE%7CCX2025400137&it=r&asid=7969453b40f81e6f1735e7f392ad524e. Accessed 9 Mar. 2017.)

The Original Globe Theater

The original Globe Theater was dismantled and rebuilt in South England.(Allison 8)

How old was Shakespeare when he died, what date was it, and why is it important?

Shakespeare was 52 years old when he died. He died on April 23rd 1616, which is weird because that is the same exact date as his birth. (Wells, Stanley. "Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)." Poets: American and British, edited by Ian Scott-Kilvert, vol. 3, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1998, pp. 1245-1288. Scribner Writers on GVRL, go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=GVRL&sw=w&u=nysl_ca_queen&v=2.1&it=r&id=GALE%7CCX1386100067&asid=3e6a96b6f83aee56fbda50cb989068fc. Accessed 9 Mar. 2017)

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Citations

("William Shakespeare."Encyclopedia of World Biography, 2nd ed., vol. 14, Gale, 2004, pp. 142-145. Gale Virtual Reference Library, go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=GVRL&sw=w&u=nysl_ca_queen&v=2.1&id=GALE%7CCX3404705894&it=r&asid=37f96161565d313a20b9b85fb78f392d. Accessed 9 Mar. 2017.) (Wells, Stanley. "Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)." Poets: American and British, edited by Ian Scott-Kilvert, vol. 3, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1998, pp. 1245-1288. Scribner Writers on GVRL, go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=GVRL&sw=w&u=nysl_ca_queen&v=2.1&it=r&id=GALE%7CCX1386100067&asid=3e6a96b6f83aee56fbda50cb989068fc. Accessed 9 Mar. 2017.) (Carter, Sarah. "Romeo and Juliet." The Facts On File Companion to Shakespeare, by William Baker and Kenneth Womack, vol. 5, Facts on File, 2012, pp. 1691-1734. Facts On File Library of World Literature. Gale Virtual Reference Library, go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?p=GVRL&sw=w&u=nysl_ca_queen&v=2.1&id=GALE%7CCX2025400137&it=r&asid=7969453b40f81e6f1735e7f392ad524e. Accessed 9 Mar. 2017.)

Books

Allison, Don't know book Name, Dennis, Don't know the book name.

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