William Shakespeare. ?. When was Shakespeare born? A. January 16, 1901 B. April 21, 1664 C. April 23, 1564 D. January 11, 1492. Shakespeare’s Early Life. William Shakespeare was born on April 23, 1564 in Stratford-on-Avon . Existed during the Elizabethan Period .
A. January 16, 1901
B. April 21, 1664
C. April 23, 1564
D. January 11, 1492
A. The Rose
B. The Golden Apple
C. The Rose Bud
D. The Globe
Women were not allowed as actors in theater; therefore, men played the parts of female characters in Shakespeare’s plays.
A. Time, Love, and Beauty
B. Death, Hate, and Ugliness
C. Love, Birth, and Death
D. Nature and the Seasons
1). Histories – Henry VI
2). Comedies – Comedy of Errors
3). Tragedies –Hamlet, Macbeth, and Romeo and Juliet
4). Romances - The Tempest
- Mostly everyone gets - Mostly everyone dies
married in the end. in the end.
- Mythical, magical - Realistic characters,
creatures royalty and nobility
- Several couples have - The main characters
humorous conflicts cause their own downfall.