What Do You Already Know Anne Hathaway
About Shakespeare? How much Anne Feine
WILL POWER do you have?
1 Shakespeare was born in
Stratford-upon-Avon, but what
county is the town located in?
Norfolk 6 How many children did
2 When did Shakespeare write his
15th and 16th century
14th and 15th Century 7 What was the theatre in London
that Shakespeare was associated
16th and 17th Century with?
17th and 18th Century The World
3 When is Shakespeare's birthday
traditionally celebrated? The Circle
April 1st The Globe
8 How much did Shakespeare
April 21st write?
April 23rd 1 play, 38 sonnets and 154
epic narrative poems
54 plays, 5 sonnets, and
4 How old was Shakespeare when 38 epic narrative plays
he got married?
54 plays, 38 sonnets and 5
17 epic narrative poems
38 plays, 154 sonnets, and
2 epic narrative poems
20 9 What happened to the Globe
Theatre in 1613?
5 Who did Shakespeare marry?
It fell down
Anne of Cleves
It was opened
It burnt down
14 How old was Shakespeare when
10 How is Sam Wanamaker 49
connected with Shakespeare?
He is the great, great, 50
great, great, great, great
grandchild of Shakespeare
It was his vision to rebuild 52
In no way whatsoever
He owned all the *Flags hung outside the playhouse to
publishing rights advertise which play was to be
performed that day.
11 How many words did White=comedy
Shakespeare actually 'invent'? Red=history
About 3,000 Black=tragedy
*”The Tragedy of Julius Caesar” was the
None! first play to be performed at The Globe.
About 1,000 *The theatre’s crest was Hercules
carrying the globe on his shoulders with
About 13,000 the motto, “Totus mundus agit
histrionem” or the whole world is a
playhouse. This phrase may sound
12 Where did Shakespeare retire
to? familiar because Shakespeare later used
a similar phrase in “As You Like It”-
“All the world’s a stage.” Have you
Brighton heard this famous line before?
13 Which of these phrases appears
on Shakespeare's gravestone?
"May the great author rest
"He wrote so much that
man will take years to
"He arrived on this earth
with nothing. When he
died, he left everything to
"...curst be he that moves