The Marvelous Theater Writer
Who WaS William
He was a theatre writer.
William wrote about 13 comedies,
13 historical plays, 6 tragedies, 4
tragicomedies, 154 sonnets as
well as three long poems. He was
considered one of the best poems
ans plays writer.
The author of Romeo and Juliet ,
Hamlet and other plays,
was born in April 23, 1564, in
Stratford-upon-Avon, England. He
died in April 23, 1616.
What Were his Greater
Shakespeare wrote several plays.
Some of them and the most
famous ones are:
• Romeo and Juliet
• Midsummer Night’s Dream
• Julius Caesar
• Henry V
romeo and Juliet
• Friar Lawrence
• Mr. Capulet
• Mrs. Capulet
• Mr. Montague
• Mrs. Montague
The Montagues and the Capulets,
two powerful families of Verona, hate
each other. Romeo, son of Montague,
crashes a Capulet party, and there
meets Juliet, daughter of Capulet. They
fall passionately in love. Since their
families would disapprove, they marry
in secret. Romeo gets in a fight with
Tybalt, nephew of Lady Capulet, and kills
him. He is banished from Verona.
Capulet, not knowing that his daughter
is already married, proceeds with his
plans to marry Juliet to Paris, a prince.
This puts Juliet in quite a spot, so she
goes to the sympathetic Friar Laurence,
who married her to Romeo. He suggests
a daring plan to extricate her from her