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William Shakespeare It's thought that he was born on 23 April 1564.. His dad was John Shakespeare, a glover. People believe that he went to Stratford.

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2 William Shakespeare It's thought that he was born on 23 April His dad was John Shakespeare, a glover. People believe that he went to Stratford Grammar School. From here until he had his first poem published, no-one knows what he was up to. These are known as the "Lost Years". Some people think he joined the army and travelled to different European countries. The first official mention of his writing was April 1593 when his poem Venus and Adonis was registered. He wrote the poems because all the theatres had been closed down due to plague. 

3 Meanwhile Shakespeare had built up a good reputation as an actor. He worked with Richard Burbage, the most famous actor at the time, in the new company called The Lord Chamberlain's Men. By 1599 he was at his peak. His plays and poems were huge successes. So much so that he and Burbage had the Globe Theatre built in London. On 29 June 1613 The Globe burnt to the ground. It only took an hour. Shakespeare did not take part in rebuilding it. By this time he had moved back to Stratford. He was buried on Thursday 25 April His works

4 Questions Q. In which year was Shakespeare born? ( 1564 ) Q. Which school did he go to? ( Stratford Grammar School) Q. What was the name of his theatre? ( The Globe Theatre ) In what form are Shakespeare ’ s plays written? ( Poetry )

5 عمل الطالبات هبه محمد نور ( جامع معلومات + كاتب ) آلاء قصاب ( منسق + ناطق ) مرام الطه ( ضبط الوقت ) روان نحاس ( طرح أسئلة ) دارين عبد الجواد ( طرح أسئلة ) منال العبد الرحمن ( طرح أسئلة ) Next


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