Card Set Information
shakespeares life ,, notes for test
when was he christened?
april 26 , 1564
where was he born?
what were his parents backgrounds?
his father, john was a merchant & formal local government official. & his mother, mary arden came from a prominent family
how many years did he attend stanford?
what was he educated in?
latin, english,& the bible
at age 18 who did he marry?
how many children did he have?
when did he move to london?
by what time was he writing and acting successfully?
when and who did he first become famous as?
the author of a poem called venus and adonis in 1593
when was romeo and juliet written?
when was hamlet?
what did he write at queen elizabeths request? and when?
the merry wives of windsor in 1600
what do people think was his most productive period in time?
the tragic period
when did he decide to move back home?
when did he die?
april 23 ,1616
what did the warning say where he was buried?
Good friend, for Jesus’ sake forbear
To dig the bones enclosed here!
Blest be the man that spares these stones,
And cursed be he that moves my bones.
when was the first public theatre built? and by whom?
1576 by james burbage
how much was the admission to the theatre?
how many people could the theatre fit?
up to 3000
what was the performing stage called?
how was the globe destroyed and when?
by fire and in 1613
when was the globe rebuilt?
what were his childrens names?
susana & twins named hamnet & judith
which 1 of his children died & when?
hamnet died when he was 11 years old