Getting to Know Shakespeare

By: Shakierra B.

Born/Lived

Shakespeare was born in 1564 and he lived in Standfored.

Getting to know Shakespeare Family

Shakespeare married his wife Anne Hathaway when he was 18 and Anne was 26. They had three kids Susanna, Hamnet, and Judith. When Hamnet was 11 he died.

The great things he accomplish

Shakespeare was a very successful actor and he wrote 36 plays and over 154 poems.

Some of the Great plays by Shakespeare

Some of the great plays that he wrote were:

1.Hamlet

2.Romeo and Juliet

3.MacBeath

4.Othello

Shakespeare acted in all of his own plays.

Globe Theater

Shakespeare plays was performed at the Globe Theater. This theater could hold up to 1500 or more seats. On June 29, 1613 the 1st Globe Theater caught on fire then the 2nd was built in 1614. An only boy was in Shakespeare plays. Many of them died because there was lead in their make-up


The Death of Shakespearse

Shakespeare death is unknown and it could still possible be a mystery.