Who is William Shakespeare?
1.- Talk in groups of 4 and note down at least 4 ideas about William Shakespeare?
RSC : Biography of William Shakespeare
a)...Note that no volume is complete without a brief biography ofWilliam Shakespeare. Providing this __________ of the performancewould be the 3rd member of the Reduced Shakespeare Company. Pleasewelcome to _______ ___________ Mr. Adam Long.b)Oh shit!.. Let me get it, they are going in order, so just letme do it. I got it. OK so What I did was... I’ve just written afew notes on Shakespeare’s life just to get the show a good start.Just to make sure everybody knows the _____________ that he did,and everything. So you can see I’m not actually an audiencemember. I completely fooled here.c) OK. OK. William Shakespeare. William Shakespeare was born in_________ in the town of Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire. Thethird of 8 children, he was the oldest son of John Shakespeare, alocally prominent merchant and ___________ Arden, daughter of aRoman... catholic member of the landed gentler.d) In 1582, he married Ann Hathaway. Shakespeare arrived in Londonin __________ and by 1592 he had achieved success as an actor anda playwright.e) After 1608, his dramatic production lessened and it seems thathe spent more time in ___________. There, he dictated to asecretary his last work “Main Kampf” in which he set his programfor the restoration of Germany to a ___________ position inEurope.f)After reoccupying the Rhine zone between France, Germany andannexing Austria the cedating land and the remain ofCzechoslovakia, Shakespeare invaded Poland on ______________ 4th1939, thus precipitating __________ __________ ____.g) I never knew that before.h) Shakespeare remained in Berlin when the Russians entered thecity on April 1st, _____________ and committed suicide with hismistress Eva Perón. He lays buried in the church of Stratford.
"Hamlet" by William Shakespeare -- EXTRA/CREDIT! -- from 60second Recap™
1.- OK, check this out. Hamlet has puzzled scholars like for centuries, and I’m not saying I’ve got it ____ ______ _____ _____, not by far.2.- But If I told you I had one more inside that could help you understand this play a _________ _______ _______, would you be willing to stick out the next 60 sec.3.- Less than ______________ lines into this play, Shakespeare gave in to his readers a wapping bigclue. It’s Hamlet’s line to the queen in act one scene two when he __________” they are actions thata man might play”