Britannica classics: william shakespeare this film recounts the life of shakespeare from his early boyhood through his productive years as a playwright and actor in london it is a 1955 production of encyclopædia britannica educational corporation. A playwright or dramatist (rarely dramaturge) is a person who writes plays etymology the term is not a variant spelling of william shakespeare new dramatists and the lark in new york, for example, will often have a cold reading of a script in an informal sitdown setting a cold reading means that the actors haven't rehearsed the.
Full name: william shakespeare birth date: 26 april 1564 birth place: england died: 23 april 1616 (aged 52) occupation: dramatist, poet, actor nationality: english period: english renaissance spouse: anne hathaway period: renaissance the facts of the greatest dramatist, shakespeare’s life are to be well known to be repeated in detail here. William shakespeare - shakespeare the poet and dramatist: shakespeare lived at a time when ideas and social structures established in the middle ages still informed human thought and behaviour queen elizabeth i was god’s deputy on earth, and lords and commoners had their due places in society under her, with responsibilities up through her to god and down to those of more humble rank.
Robert greene (baptised 11 july 1558, died 3 september 1592) was an english author popular in his day, and now best known for a posthumous pamphlet attributed to him, greenes, groats-worth of witte, bought with a million of repentance, widely believed to contain an attack on william shakespeare robert greene was a popular elizabethan dramatist and pamphleteer known for his negative critiques of his colleagues. William shakespeare (26 april 1564 – 23 april 1616) was an english poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as both the greatest writer in the english language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. William shakespeare (baptized on april 26, 1564 to april 23, 1616) was an english playwright, actor and poet also known as the “bard of avon” and often called england’s national poet born in stratford-upon-avon, england, he was an important member of the lord chamberlain’s men company of theatrical players from roughly 1594 onward.
William shakespeare, shakespeare also spelled shakspere, byname bard of avon or swan of avon, (baptized april 26, 1564, stratford-upon-avon, warwickshire, england—died april 23, 1616, stratford-upon-avon), english poet, dramatist, and actor, often called the english national poet and considered by many to be the greatest dramatist of all time. Shakespeare is renowned as the english playwright and poet whose body of works is considered the greatest in history of english literature surprisingly for the world's greatest playwright, we actually know very little about shakespeare's life. William shakespeare: william shakespeare, english dramatist, poet, and actor, considered by many to be the greatest dramatist of all time.
The english playwright, poet, and actor william shakespeare was a popular dramatist he was born six years after queen elizabeth i (1533–1603) ascended the throne, in the height of the english renaissance. Shakespeare is england’s most celebrated dramatist and poet his works have been translated into 80 languages, including star trek’s klingon he helped shape the english we use today.
William shakespeare (baptized on april 26, 1564 to april 23, 1616) was an english playwright, actor and poet also known as the “bard of avon” and often called england’s national poet. William shakespeare (26 april 1564 – 23 april 1616) was an english poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as both the greatest writer in the english language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist he is often called england's national poet and the bard of avon. Shakespeare, william: language a look at william shakespeare's contributions to the vocabulary of the english language © open university shakespeare’s literary debts shakespeare’s most obvious debt was to raphael holinshed , whose chronicles (the second edition, published in 1587) furnished story material for several plays, including macbeth and king lear.