Shakespeare

By: Louis, Shaylee, and Kier

Shakespeare's life

Shakespeare was born in 1564 in Stratford-Upon-Avon (Dang, he's pretty old!) Shakespeare had a pretty interesting life. (His parents were pretty rich, just saying) Shakespeare became a pretty mega sweet poet and playwriter. Shakespeare had many epic plays, and sonnet's, including Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, A mid summer night dream, and many other famous works.

A mid summer nights dream

A mid summer nights dream was a comady show perhaps one of his more famous ones. The play is about the adventures of four young Athenian lovers and a group of six amateur actors, who are controlled and manipulated by the fairies who inhabit the forest in which most of the play is set. The play is one of Shakespeare's most popular plays.

Other Shakespeare facts

  • Shakespeare married an older woman, Anne Hathaway, 26, when he was only 18!
  • Back when Shakespeare was alive, only men would be in the plays, even playing girl parts!
  • Shakespeare is one of the most famous playwrites in the history of ever.
  • Most of his actors died because of thier lead based make up.