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  • 1. Discover Shakespeare's World
    By projektetwinnig
    http://szekspir-kontrowersje.blogspot.com/
    5th High School of Serres
  • 2. Discover Shakespeare's World
    shakespeare
  • 3. The Life and Times of William Shakespeare
    1564-1616
  • 4. TheGreatest writer in History
  • 5. William
    Shakespeare's
    World
  • 6. To be, or not to be, that is the question...
  • 7. William Shakespeare
    “A man for all time.” – Ben Jonson
  • 8. “All the world 's a stage, /
    And all the men and women
    merely players.”
  • 9. William Shakespeare
    He is considered the greatest dramatist in the world.
  • 10. WilliamShakespearewas a famousBritishplaywrightwhoisknownasoneofthegreatestdramatistsandfinestpoetsofalltimes.
    HisplaysexemplifythedramawrittenduringthetimeofQueenElizabeth I ofEngland (1558-1603). Shakespearewrotetragedy,comedyandhistory. Hewroteaboutthelivesandactionsofkings,queensandotherhighborncharacters.
  • 11. Family Facts
    WilliamShakespearewasbornin 1564 inStratford-upon-Avon in England anddiedin1616. Hisfather’snamewasJohn andhismother’sMary. Heoftenhelpedhisfatherinthe market. John Shakespeare, owned a shop as a glove maker and also held several government positions, including Mayor of Stratford.
    John Shakespeare
  • 12. HemarriedAnne Hathawaywhenhewasonly18. At 19 he had a daughter (1583) Susanna. In 1585 he had twins– Hamnet and Judith.
    A fewyearslater, hewenttotoworkasanactorandplaywright. 37ofhisplaysexisttoday. InAugust 1596, hissonHamnetdied.InShakespeare’sdayseveryonelovedhisplays, eventheQueen oftenwenttoseethem. Allactorsinthosedaysweremale.
  • 13. Map of England
    Stratford-upon-Avon
  • 14. Shakespeare’s birthplace in Henley Street
    Shakespeare’s boyhood home in Stratford
  • 15. Shakespeare’s Death
    Died April 23,1616
    William Shakespeare is buried in the chancel of the Church of the Holy Trinity in Stratford. A stone slab - a reproduction of the original, which it replaced in 1830 marks his grave
  • 16. Trinity Church, burial site of Shakespeare
  • 17. "All‘s well thatends well"
  • 18. shakespeare