How do you introduce William Shakespeare?

How do you introduce William Shakespeare?

William Shakespeare (bapt. ) was an English playwright, poet, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s greatest dramatist. He is often called England’s national poet and the “Bard of Avon” (or simply “the Bard”).

What do we know about Shakespeare?

William Shakespeare was a renowned English poet, playwright, and actor born in 1564 in Stratford-upon-Avon. Shakespeare was a prolific writer during the Elizabethan and Jacobean ages of British theatre (sometimes called the English Renaissance or the Early Modern Period).

Why is Shakespeare so famous?

Many people believe William Shakespeare is the best British writer of all time. His many works are about life, love, death, revenge, grief, jealousy, murder, magic and mystery. He wrote the blockbuster plays of his day – some of his most famous are Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, and Hamlet.

What are Shakespeare’s most famous works?

Top 10 Shakespeare PlaysHamlet.Macbeth.Julius Caesar.The Tempest.1 Henry IV.King Lear.Romeo and Juliet.King John.

What is Shakespeare’s most successful play?

Midsummer Night’s Dream

What is Shakespeare’s longest play?

Hamlet

What was the longest play?

The Mousetrap

What is Shakespeare’s shortest tragedy?

Macbeth

Who is the most important character in Macbeth?

The most influential person in the play, by far, is Macbeth. I guess the obvious answer would be Macbeth himself. He is the one who does all the most important things in the play (or, at times, orders others to do them). I suppose you could also say that either the witches or Lady Macbeth are the most influential.