WHERE WAS HE BORN?• Stratford upon Avon , Warwickshire, England.
DESCRIBE HIS UPBRINGING AND EDUCATION• William Shakespeares father was a glover and leather merchant and his mother a landed local heiress. His family had that of eight people and he was born to be the third. Three of these eight died in childhood. There is a lot of assumption of Shakespeares early life especially his education although it is thought that he attended the free grammar school in Stratford. Which at the time had a reputation to rival eton.
WHAT TYPES OF PLAYS HE WROTE.• Histories, Comedies, Tragedies and Problem Plays which en group Comedy and Tragedy.
WHERE WERE HIS PLAYS• TheGlobe and Black Friars and by the Kings Men and young un pubescent boys.
WHAT MADE HIM THE JACK OF ALL TRADES?• Acting, Poet, Play Writing and Directing
WHEN AND WHERE DID HE DIE?• Shakespearedied on April 23, 1616 at Warwickshire, buried in Stratford Upon Avon.
WHY DO WE STILL READ HIS WORKS TODAY?• We still read them because they were so famous and well produced. They also en capture the world that he lived in very well.
THE ELIZABETHAN PERIOD This was when shakespeare was around!
WHO WAS QUEEN ELIZABETH?• Queen Elizabeth the ﬁrst was born on the seventh of september ﬁfteen-thirty three. She was queen regnant of England and Ireland from seventeenth of november ﬁfteen-eighty eight until her death on twenty fourth of march sixteen-o three. She was sometimes called the virgin queen or good queen bess, she was the ﬁfth and last monarch of the tudor dynasty. Daughter to king henry the VIII, she was born a princess, but her mother, Anne Boleyn, was executed two and a half years after her birth and Elizabeth was pronounced illegitimate. Elizabeths reign is known as the Elizabethan Era famous above all for its ﬂourishing English drama led by playwrights such as William Shakespeare and Christopher Marlowe.
WHO LEAD AFTER QUEEN ELIZABETH?• King James the VI and the I lead after queen Elizabeth the I.
WHEN WAS THE ELIZABETHAN PERIOD?• 17 November 1558 to 24 march 1603.
IDENTIFY A PEASANT AND A NOBLE DURING SHAKESPEARES ERA•A peasant was a low class person with a low income and notvery good living standards. However a Noble was a highly paidperson often related to royalty in the work place such as aguard or a jester. These people often had a high standard ofliving and a sustainable income.
WHAT WERE COMMON PUNISHMENTS?• Themost common punishments during the elizabethan era were burning, drowning, stretching or beating.
HOW DID THE BUBONIC PLAGUE EFFECT ENGLAND?• Iteffected England by knocking out 30-60% of Europes population.
WHAT IS PRIMOGENITURE?• Primogeniture is to be the ﬁrst born child.
DESCRIBE ELIZABETHS EDUCATION?• Queen elizabeth was Governed until the age of 11 and then up until 16 she had a tutor.
WHAT TYPES OF ENTERTAINMENT DID ELIZABETH ENJOY?• Queen Elizabeth loved hunting and riding and did so even in her old age and she also loved music, dancing and poetry.