William Shakespeare: Was born 1564. He was a member of the Lord Chamberlain’s Men company of theatrical players. He was the son of a merchant and a local landed heiress. He was the third child of six kids. He got married at the age of 18, his wife was 26. In 1592 he earned a living as a playwright and an actor.
Shakespeare’s wrote several tragedies, tragicomedies, comedies, and histories. He made everyone laugh, cry, get angry, and also taught the viewers stories from the past kings. He was a wonderful man and an absolute artist when it came to theater.
This link takes you to majority of Shakespeare’s poems: http://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poems/45492
Shakespeare had several really over the top plays that he wrote. These plays consisted of Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth, Hamlet, and A Mid Summer Night’s Eve. These four plays are the best well known works from Shakespeare, and they have been reenacted throughout the years probably each about 1000 times. The classics are always considered the best shows to watch, just because of the feelings you get when you see them.
Romeo and Juliet: