The Bard Of Avon.
William Shakespeare: The Bard Of Avon.
Even though he remains no more (23 April 1616), the candle which he lit, the works which he did, still lives, creating a great art influence on the youth today.
Shakespeare. Or Shaxpere?
Yes, it is. Even though his family records show a list of 44 names, it is said that his will had other spellings. In his will, he spelled it in two ways-"Shakspere" and "Shakspeare." Other spellings include "Shagspeare," "Shakestaffe," "Shagsbere," "Shaxpere," and "Shackspeare."
Some Of His Top Plays.
The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark is a TRAGEDY by William Shakespeare. Set in the Kingdom of Denmark, the play dramatizes the revenge Prince Hamlet exacts on his uncle Claudius for murdering King Hamlet. Hamlet is Shakespeare's longest play and among the most powerful and influential tragedies in English literature, with a story capable of "seemingly endless retelling and adaptation by others."
Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet is a tragedy written early in the career of William Shakespeare about two young star-crossed lovers.Shakespeare's use of his poetic dramatic structure, especially effects such as switching between comedy and tragedy to heighten tension, his expansion of minor characters, and his use of sub-plots to embellish the story, has been praised as an early sign of his dramatic skill.
This play is based on the legend of Leir of Britain, a mythological pre-Roman Celtic king. It has been widely adapted for the stage and motion pictures, and the role of Lear has been coveted and played by many of the world's most accomplished actors. The story mainly shows the tragedies the character of King Lear faces after he divides his Kingdom between his three daughters.