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24 04, 2017

William Shakespeare, the world’s greatest writer

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The name of William Shakespeare is known very well. He was one of the world's greatest writers.   He was born in 1564 in Statford-on-Avon, a small English town. His parents did not guess that their son was going to be such an important figure in English poetry and drama and that his plays would

24 04, 2017

The Globe Theatre

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Most of Shakespeare’s plays were performed in the Globe Theatre, built on the bank of the River Thames. Shakespeare’s Globe was rather different from modern theatres. The plays were performed in the open air and the audience stood around the stage in the Globe Theatre. The audience got wet if it rained. There were no