Shakespeare's Life by daniel leonardo

1.) Shakespeare's early life

A.) Quote: "On April 23 ,1564, Wiliam Shakespeare was born. and baptized three days later on April 26, 1564." (Seidel)

Commentary: Shakespeare was born on April 23 1564 and baptized three days later.

Commentary: If William Shakespeare didnt exist we would not have many of the stories we have today.

B.) Quote: "His father, John Shakespeare, was successful in the leather business during Shakespeare's early childhood but later met with financial difficulties." (Johnson)

Commentary: John Shakespeare was a successful leather business man during shakespeare's early childhood.

Commentary: without John Shakespeare William Shakespeare would not exist.

C.) Quote: "Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom" (Chernaik)

Commentary:He was born in Stratford upon Avon. This was alos in the United kingdome.

Commentary: This is the place that shakespeare was born. He was raised and grew up here.

2.) Shakespeare's mid life

A.) Quote: "(1564-1616), was an English playwright, poet, and actor. Many people regard him as the world’s greatest dramatist and the finest poet England has ever produced." ( Lander)

Commentary: Shakespear was a play wrighter poet and actor many people thought he was one of the greatest people of this time period.

Commentary: Without shakespeare there would be none of his amazing plays.

B.) Quote: "while our esteemed editor immersed himself in the opening of Hamlet at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London prior to its world tour," (Ellis)

Commentary: Shakespeare created the Globe Theatre in London. It helped his self esteem.

Commentary: There has been many plays in the Globe Theatre. so without it they wouldnt exist

C.) Quote: "He is the most famous writer in the world, but he left us no journals or letters he left us only his poems and his plays." (williams)

Commentary: He was a very famous person. But he didnt leave us any journals or letters he left us with only his plays and poems.

Commentary:if he didnt even leave the plays and poems we would have no trace of shakespeare. And if we didnt have shakespeare then we would not know about all the famous plays like romeo and juliet.

D.) Quote: English playwright William Shakespeare used prophetic witches in his tragedy of Macbeth. At the beginning of the play, Macbeth meets the Three Weird Sisters (witches) on a lonely heath. They are joined by Hecate, queen of the witches, who calls up spirits that foretell Macbeth's rise from general in the Scottish army to king of Scotland. (Rodgers)

Commentary: Shakespeare used witches in tragedy of Macbeth. At the start of the play he meets the three weird sisters. They are joined by Hecate, who calls up spirits that foretell Macbeth's rise from the general in the Scottish army to the king of Scotland.

Commentary: This was one of the very important plays of Shakespeare's. These plays where very important to our time.

3.) Shakespeare's later life:

A.) Quote: "William Shakespeare died on April 23, 1616 which was also his birthday." (Matthews)

Commentary: William Shakespeare died on April 23 1616. It was also his birthday.

Commentary: if it were not for William the theater would be much different.

B.) Quote: In 1599, Burbage's theater was torn down and it timbers were used by Shakespeare and his company to build the Globe Theater." ( Paper article)

Commentary: Burbage's theater got torn down in 1599. It was used to build Shakepeare's Globe Theater.

Commentary: The Globe Theater was home to many famous plays. So if we didnt have the Globe Theater then all those plays wouldnt have happened.

C.) Quote: William Shakespeare was baptized on April 26, 1564, in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. From roughly 1594 onward he was an important member of the Lord Chamberlain's Men company of theatrical players. Written records give little indication of the way in which Shakespeare's professional life molded his artistery. (Paper article 2)

Commentary: He was baptized on April 26 1564. In Stratford-upon Avon England.

Commentary: If he was not baptized he might be a different person. he would not be the religious person he is.

Works Cited:

Article. William Shakespeare’s Life: A Genius From Stantford.

article2. Shakespeare and his theater A perfect match.

Ebsco. Chernaik, Warren. “Shakespeare As Co-Author: The Case Of 1 Henry VI.” Medieval & Renaissance Drama In England 27.(2014): 192-220. History Reference Center. Web. 9 Dec. 2016.

Ebsco. Rogers, Barbara Radcliffe, and Andrew Matthews. “Witchy Characters.” Cobblestone 37.7 (2016): 34-37. History Reference Center. Web. 9 Dec. 2016.

Ebsco. “William Shakespeare.” Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6Th Edition (2016): 1-4. History Reference Center. Web. 9 Dec. 2016.

Ebscon. William Shakespeare was baptized on April 26, 1564, in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. From roughly 1594 onward he was an important member of the Lord Chamberlain’s Men company of theatrical players. Written records give little indication of the way in which Shakespeare’s professional life molded his.

ELLIS, SI N. “The Stage Is Shakespeare’s.” British Heritage 35.5 (2014): 32-35. History Reference Center. Web. 9 Dec. 2016. ELLIS, SI N. “The Stage Is Shakespeare’s.” British Heritage 35.5 (2014): 32-35. History Reference Center. Web. 9 Dec. 2016.

Shakespeare. Seidel, Michael. “Henry V.” World Book Advanced. World Book, 2016. Web. 9 Dec. 2016.

world book. Lander, Jesse M. “Shakespeare, William.” World Book Advanced. World Book, 2016. Web. 9 Dec. 2016.

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