"What Do You Already Know About Shakespeare"
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." 2