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birth date

april 23,1564

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death date

april 23, 1616

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where was he born

stratford-upon-Avon, England

4

who were his parents

John and Mary Arden Shakespeare

5

what did he father do for a living

tanner, glovemaker, one term as high bailiff (mayor)

6

in 1596 what was his father awarded

a coat of arms

7

his father has money during his early life. what happened toward the end of his life

he lost the money

8

what did his father leave him when he died

a little real estate

9

when was william married

1582 at age 18

10

who did he marry

anne hathaway who was 26

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where was anne from

shortest, a village a mile away from stratford

12

how many children did they have

three
susanna
and the twins
hammer and judith

13

what william did between 1583-1582 is not known. these are known as his

lost years

14

by 1592 shakespeare was in london and was already recognized as an actor and a pkayright

.

15

between 1592/1594 what kept londons theaters closed most of the time

plague

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during the plague years shakespeare wrote his earliest sonnets and two long narrative poems

.

17

until 1598 shakespeare's theater work was confined to a district

northeast of london

18

what were the two playhouses

the theatre and the curtain

19

who were the two playhouse managed by

james burbage, whose son richard burbage was shakespeare's friend and the greatest tragic actor of the day

20

up to 1596, shakespeare lived near these theaters in bishopsgate.

.

21

sometime between 1595 and 1599, he moves across the Thames River to a district called

Bankside

22

what two theaters did philip henslowe build

the rose and the swan

23

james burbage a chief competitor

philip henslowe

24

in 1598 the burbages moved to Bankside and built the

famous Globe Theatre

25

which theater was shakespeare associated with for the rest of his life

the globe theater

26

how did the glove theater bring shakespeare money

he owned shares in it

27

how were the globe theater performances advertised

handbills posted around the city

28

when did performances take place

suitable weather and during the day to take advantage of sunlight

29

how did peopl know that all was well and the show scheduled for that day would be performed that day

a flag flew in front of the theater

30

how much would a ticket for the pit cost

1 penny, $.60 today