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					What Do You Already Know                   Anne Hathaway
About Shakespeare? How much                Anne Feine
WILL POWER do you have?
                                           Anne Ditover
 1 Shakespeare was born in
   Stratford-upon-Avon, but what
   county is the town located in?
         Sussex

         Norfolk                    6 How many children did
                                      Shakespeare have?
         Durham
                                           1
         Warwickshire
                                           2

                                           3
 2 When did Shakespeare write his
   plays?
                                           None
         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

                                           The Britain
 3 When is Shakespeare's birthday
   traditionally celebrated?               The Circle

         April 1st                         The Globe

         April 12th
                                    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
         18
                                           2 epic narrative poems
         19

         20                         9 What happened to the Globe
                                      Theatre in 1613?
                                           It leaked
 5 Who did Shakespeare marry?
                                           It fell down
         Anne of Cleves
                                           It was opened



                                                                        1
         It burnt down
                                        14 How old was Shakespeare when
                                            he died?
10 How is Sam Wanamaker                           49
   connected with Shakespeare?
         He is the great, great,                  50
         great, great, great, great
                                                  51
         grandchild of Shakespeare
         It was his vision to rebuild             52
         the globe
         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”-
         London
                                        “All the world’s a stage.” Have you
         Brighton                       heard this famous line before?
         USA

         Stratford-upon-Avon


13 Which of these phrases appears
   on Shakespeare's gravestone?
         "May the great author rest
         in piece."
         "He wrote so much that
         man will take years to
         understand everything."
         "He arrived on this earth
         with nothing. When he
         died, he left everything to
         us."
         "...curst be he that moves
         my bones."




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