William Shakespeare

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  • Droeshout portrait
    The Droeshout portrait or Droeshout engraving is a portrait of William Shakespeare engraved by Martin Droeshout as the frontispiece for the title page of the First Folio collection of Shakespeare's plays, published in 1623.
  • Lyceum Theatre, London
    The Lyceum Theatre (pronounced ly-CEE-um) is a 2,100-seat West End theatre located in the City of Westminster, on Wellington Street, just off the Strand.
  • Anne Hathaway (Shakespeare's wife)
    Anne Hathaway (1555/56 – 6 August 1623) was the wife of William Shakespeare, the English poet, playwright and actor.
  • Globe Theatre
    The Globe Theatre was a theatre in London associated with William Shakespeare.
  • Richard Burbage
    Richard Burbage (6 January 1567 – 12 March 1619) is considered the first great actor of English theatre.
  • Chandos portrait
    The "Chandos" portrait is the most famous of the portraits that may depict William Shakespeare (1564–1616).
  • Royal Shakespeare Company
    The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) is a major British theatre company, based in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England.
  • William Stanley, 6th Earl of Derby
    William Stanley, 6th Earl of Derby, KG (1561 – 29 September 1642) was an English nobleman.
  • Stratford Festival
    The Stratford Festival, formerly known as the Stratford Shakespearean, Shakespeare Festival and then Stratford Shakespeare Festival, is an internationally recognized annual repertory theatre festival running from April to October in the Canadian city of Stratford, Ontario.
  • Shakespeare (crater)
    Shakespeare is a 370 km diameter impact basin in the Shakespeare quadrangle of Mercury, which is named after this crater.
  • Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford
    Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford (/də ˈvɪər/; 12 April 1550 – 24 June 1604) was an English peer and courtier of the Elizabethan era.
  • William Keeling
    Captain William Keeling (1578–1620), of the East India Company, was a British sea captain.
  • The Immortal Bard
    "The Immortal Bard" is a science fiction short story by Isaac Asimov.
  • Willobie His Avisa
    Willobie His Avisa is a narrative poem that was published as a pamphlet in London after being entered in the Registers of Stationer's Hall on 3 September 1594.
  • Metaverse Shakespeare Company
    The Metaverse Shakespeare Company, (previously known as the SL Shakespeare Company ) produces Shakespearean and other plays in the Second Life virtual world.
  • Boydell Shakespeare Gallery
    The Boydell Shakespeare Gallery in London, England, was the first stage of a three-part project initiated in November 1786 by engraver and publisher John Boydell in an effort to foster a school of British history painting.
  • Shakespeare Garden (Evanston, Illinois)
    The Shakespeare Garden in Evanston, Illinois is a Shakespeare garden on the campus of Northwestern University.
  • Garrick's Temple to Shakespeare
    Garrick's Temple to Shakespeare is a small garden folly erected in 1756 on the north bank of the River Thames at Hampton in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.
  • Golden Cross, Oxford
    Golden Cross (also previously known as the Cross Inn) is a shopping arcade at 5 Cornmarket Street in central Oxford, England.
  • Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
    The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse is an indoor theatre forming part of Shakespeare's Globe, along with the Globe Theatre on Bankside, London.
  • Lord Chamberlain's Men
    The Lord Chamberlain's Men was a company of actors, or a "playing company" as it would have been known, for which Shakespeare wrote for most of his career.
  • Emma Rice
    Emma Rice (Born 1967) is an actor, director, and theatre professional who currently serves as the artistic director of Shakespeare's Globe in London, England.
  • Shakespeare Association of America
    The Shakespeare Association of America (SAA) is a non-profit organization founded in 1972 of professional and independent scholars for the advanced academic study of William Shakespeare's plays and poems and their cultural and theatrical contexts.
  • Ashbourne portrait
    The Ashbourne portrait is one of the numberless portraits that have been falsely identified as portrayals of William Shakespeare.
  • Sea Venture
    Sea Venture was a seventeenth-century English sailing ship that wrecked in Bermuda.
  • Pierce Penniless
    Pierce Penniless, His Supplication to the Divell is a tall tale, or a prose satire, written by Thomas Nashe and published in London in 1592.
  • Sam Wanamaker Award
    The Sam Wanamaker Award or Sam Wanamaker Prize is an award established in 1994 for pioneering work in Shakespearean theatre, usually given to individuals who have worked closely with Shakespeare's Globe or the Royal Shakespeare Company; the award is not specific to artistic contribution, and has frequently been granted to businessmen and academics.
  • Shakespeare's life
    Information about William Shakespeare's life derives from public instead of private documents: vital records, real estate and tax records, lawsuits, records of payments, and references to Shakespeare and his works in printed and hand-written texts.
  • The Tragedy of Arthur
    The Tragedy of Arthur is a 2011 novel by American author Arthur Phillips.
  • Pierre-Antoine de La Place
    Pierre-Antoine de La Place (1 March 1707, Calais – 14 May 1793, Paris) was an 18th-century French writer and playwright, the first translator of Shakespeare into French.
  • Church of the Holy Trinity, Stratford-upon-Avon
    The Collegiate Church of the Holy and Undivided Trinity, Stratford-upon-Avon is a Grade I listed parish church of the Church of England in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England.
  • Courtyard Theatre
    The Courtyard Theatre was a 1,048 seat thrust stage theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England operated by the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC).