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Shakespeare BIO

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Shirley W

on 16 November 2012

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1570 1568 1564 1578 Beginning of Lost Years 1589 Begins writing his first major works 1594 Wrote Romeo and Juliet 1595 Transitioned into romantic comedies Introduced prose comedy into his writing 1601 Began writing tragedies 1607 Started to write 'tragicomedies' 1609 'Sonnets' is published Shakespeare was born. 1616 Shakespeare's Death A Biography of William Shakespeare Modern Adaptations Legacy Wrote a varied, and substantial amount of pieces that are still very popular to date. Bibliography 1592 End of the Lost Years Goeffery Chaucer's "Parliament of Fowles" Attended
"petty school" Arthur Brooke's The Tragicall Historye of Romeus and Juliet Went to local
grammar school-
King's New School 1566 Wrote Twelfth Night Gilbert Shakespeare
is born 1606 Wrote the famous tragedy Macbeth. Joan Shakespeare is born Married to Anne Hathaway
at 18 years old 1582 Anne Shakespeare is born 1571 1569 April 23 Richard Shakespeare
is born 1574 Edmund Shakespeare is born 1580 Left grammar school
Did not attend university 1583 Susanna Shakespeare is born to
William and Anne Shakespeare
just 6 months after marriage 1585 Twins Hamnet and Judith Shakespeare
are born to William and
Anne Shakespeare Caused a big scandal Both parents and William were named in a legal action against their neighbour about a dispute over land A London acting troupe called Lord Strange's Men produced Henry VI - Part 1 at Rose Theatre Hamlet based on Third Book of Gesta Danorum by saxo grammaticus

Macbeth based on The Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland by Raphael Holinshed

Othello based on Hecatommithi by Giovanni Battista Giraldi

King Lear based on a Folk tale Rosen, Michael, and Robert Ingpen. Shakespeare: His Work and His World. Cambridge, MA: Candlewick, 2001. Print. Alexander, Catherine M. S.. "Parents and Siblings." Shakespeare: the life, the works, the treasures. London: Andre Deutsch, 2011. 32. Print.

Mabillard, Amanda. "Shakespeare's Brothers and Sisters." Shakespeare Online. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Nov. 2012. <http://www.shakespeare-online.com/biography/shakespearesiblings.html>.
Mabillard, Amanda. "Shakespeare's Birth." Shakespeare Online. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Nov. 2012. <http://www.shakespeare-online.com/biography/shakespearebirth.html>.
Mabillard, Amanda. "Shakespeare's Parents." Shakespeare Online. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Nov. 2012. <http://www.shakespeare-online.com/biography/shakespeareparents.html>.
Mabillard, Amanda. "Shakespeare's Ancestry." Shakespeare Online. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Nov. 2012. <http://www.shakespeare-online.com/biography/shakespeareancestry.html>.
Mabillard, Amanda. "Shakespeare's Marriage." Shakespeare Online. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Nov. 2012. <http://www.shakespeare-online.com/biography/shakespearemarriage.html>.
Mabillard, Amanda . "Shakespeare's Children." Shakespeare Online. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Nov. 2012. <http://www.shakespeare-online.com/biography/shakespearechildren.html>. Pandosto by Robert Greene are the roots of The Winter's Tale Geoffrey Chaucer's The Knight's Tale influenced
Midsummer nights dream The Merchant of Venice based off of The Jew of Malta by christopher Marlowe

Orlando Furioso by Ludovic Ariosto sparked idea for Much Ado About Nothing As you like it derived from Rosalynde by Thomas Lodge Henly Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, England The Tempest is purely Shakespeare's work "When & Where was William Shakespeare born." William Shakespeare Biography. N.p., n.d. Web. 15 Nov. 2012. <http://www.literarygenius.info/william-shakespeare-born.htm>. Chrisp, Peter, and Steve Teague. Shakespeare. New York: DK Pub., 2002. Print. books By: Chalini, Suweatha, Shirley, Vivyana and Anmol
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