Missing Person:

William Shakespeare "The Bard"

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HAVE YOU SEEN HIM?

Information:

Born: 1564

Gender: Male

Famous for: Creating many well know plays and poems.

Occupation: Successful actor and leading poet.

Family: Susanna, Hamnet, Judith (children), and Anne Hathaway (wife).

"To be or not to be? That is the question."

Plays Well Known For:

Tragedies:

-Hamlet

-Romeo and Juliet

-MacBeth

-Othello

Histories:

-Henry IV

-Julius Caesar

-Anthony & Cleopatra

Comedies:

-The Comedy of Errors

-Alls Well that Ends Well

-A midsummer Nights Dream

Facts About WIlliam Shakespeare:

*Only males played parts in his plays.

*Shakespeare himself would perform in his own productions.

I*n the plague outbreak,

Sh*akespeare decided to start writing poetry.

Background:

William Has written over 36 plays, 154 sonnets and other poems. He became joint owner of the Famous Globe Theatre in 1599. His style is very different consisting of many similies, metaphors, soliloouies, prologues, asides, imagery, symbolism, foreshadowing and denouement.