and The Globe Theatre. About William Shakespeare. Nobody knows when Shakespeare’s birthday was. He was born in 1564, but there is no record of the actual day. He was baptized at the Holy Trinity Church on April the 26 th in Stratford-upon-Avon.
The Globe Theatre
I ate the sandwich.I the sandwich ate.Ate the sandwich I.Ate I the sandwich.The sandwich I ate.The sandwich ate I.
'So fair / and foul / a day / I have / not seen'
'The course / of true / love nev/er did / run smooth'
Yes or No?
Unlike many famous artists and poets he was a well known performer for Queen Elizabeth I.
Can you name at least 5?
Antony and CleopatraCoriolanusHamletJulius CaesarKing LearMacbethOthelloRomeo and JulietTimon of AthensTitus AndronicusTroilus and Cressida
Henry IV, Part IHenry IV, Part IIHenry VHenry VI, Part IHenry VI, Part IIHenry VI, Part IIIHenry VIIIKing JohnPericlesRichard IIRichard III
All's Well That Ends WellAs You Like ItComedy of ErrorsLove's Labour's LostMeasure for MeasureMerchant of VeniceMerry Wives of WindsorMidsummer Night's DreamMuch Ado about NothingTaming of the ShrewTempestTwelfth NightTwo Gentlemen of VeronaWinter's Tale
Yes or No?
One of the words he invented was “assassination”. He is said to have a vocabulary of 29,066 words when the average person is said to only have 2,000. He was literally a walking dictionary!
Imagination required of the audience:
Few if any props.
Actors exaggerated movements
Shouted lines to be heard by all
Because there was no artificial lighting, plays typically occurred in the early afternoon, lasting from 2 pm until roughly 4 or 5 pm.
Yes or No
Why is movie theater popcorn so much worse than the supermarket variety?
The big theaters use trans-fat because it comes in a small package!
Liquids converted to solids pack smaller than the original liquid!