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William shakespeare

  1. 1. WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE The author of the presentation: Rusudan Basilaishvili
  2. 2.  The famous English poet, playwright and actor William Shakespeare was born in April 23 ,1564.  His native town Stratford-upon- Avon is in the centre of England.  He is ofen called England,s national poet and the ‘’Bard of Avon’’. WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
  3. 3. W. SHAKESPEARE’S FAMILY  W. Shakespeare was born and brought up in Stratford –upon-Avon.  He went to school in Stratford and he probably became a teacher.  At the age of 18 he married Anne Hathaway With whom he had three children. Susanna and twins Hamnet and Judith.  His parents were. John Shakespeare father and Mary Shakespeare mother.
  4. 4. SHAKESPEARE’S WORKS  W. Shakespeare, successful career began in London as an actor, writer and part-owner of The Globe theatre. He quickly became a well-known actor and playwright.  His extant works consist of about 38 plays, Including A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Romeo and Juliet, 154 sonnets, two long poems and a few other verses.  His tragedies including Hamlet, King Lear, Othello and Macbeth were the finest works.
  5. 5. ROMEO AND JULIET AND OTHELLO
  6. 6. THE GLOBE THEATRE
  7. 7.  Shakespeare returned to Stratford in 1611.  He died, aged exactly 52, on 23 April 1616.  Today 400 years later he is one of the famous writers of the world, and there are many films of his plays.  His grave is in Stratford but his statue stands in Westminster Abbey in London. SHAKESPEARE’S DEATH
  8. 8. TODAY 400 YEARS LATER WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE IS ONE OF THE MOST FAMOUS WRITERS IN THE WORLD AND THERE ARE MANY FILMS OF HIS PLAYS. Thank you for attention!

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