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Shakespeare Word Scramble

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Word Scramble
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William
Shakespeare
Poet
Actor
England
Susanna
Hamnet
Judith
Anne
Tragedies
Globe
Venice
Macbeth
Romeo
Juliet
London
Comedy
Playwright
History

Shakespeare's Life Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What century was William Shakespeare born? SIXTEENTH
How many siblings did Shakespeare have? SEVEN
What was the name of his first child? SUSANNA
What was his wife's name? ANNE HATHAWAY
What town did he go to school in? STRATFORD
How many plays did he write? THIRTY EIGHT
How old was he when he married? EIGHTEEN
How many years older was his wife? EIGHT
What was the name of his son, who died aged 11? HAMNET
Complete this play "Romeo and...." JULIET
As well as plays he also wrote 154 what? SONNETS
He is known as the what of Avon? BARD

Shakespear Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
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One of shakepeares nicknames Bard of Avon
Shakespeares first name William
Where was shakespeare born? Stratford upon Avon England
The total number of plays shakeseare wrote Thirty seven
A tragic love play written by Shakespeare, one of his most know plays Romeo & Juliet
His wifes name Anne Hathaway
One of shakespears biggest fans Queen Elizabeth I
What genre where most of his first playwrites History
What month was Shakespear born April
What was one of Shakespears job titles Play-writer
What is the name of the theater associated with Shakespear The Globe
How tall is the Globe Five feet
What did Shakespear write poems

Shakespeare Crossword

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Crossword
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17th-century London theatre for Shakespeare’s acting company Globe
In which play would you find the quote, “A pair of star-cross’d lovers take their life”? RomeoandJuliet
Shakespeare play featuring daughters Goneril, Regan and Cordelia King Lear
Who is the Queen of Fairies in A Midsummer Night's Dream? Titania
From which play does a ghost chillingly call out to the main character: "Remember me"? Hamlet
In which play would you find the quote, "If music be the food of love, play on" Twelfth Night
How many children did Shakespeare have? Three
Shakespeare wrote 37 plays and 154 ____ Sonnets
Name of the town Shakespeare was born Stratford-Upon-Avon
Name of Shakespeare's wife Anne Hathaway
"Shall I compare thee to a ____'s day" - Sonnet 18 opening line summer
Name of the play with the characters Iago, Desdemona and Cassio Othello
Where in Italy is Romeo and Juliet set in? Verona
What is the global campaign name for British Council's celebration of Shakespeare's 400th anniversary? ShakespeareLives
Which month is Shakespeare Day set in? April

Shakespeare's Life and Theatre Crossword

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Crossword
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Whom did Shakespeare marry? Anne Hathaway
What nickname do we use for Shakespeare? The Bard
What was the name of England's very first theatre? The Theatre
Shakespeare's birthplace Stratford Upon Avon
Shakespeare's works were first published in this. First Folio
First Theatre Troupe Name Lord Chamberlain's Men
Second Theatre Troupe Name The Kingsmen
Main time period in which Shakespeare lived. Renaissance
Name of Shakespeare's theatre TheGlobe
Name of first monarch Shakespeare wrote under. Queen Elizabeth
England's James the First was first this country's James the Sixth Scotland
Shakespeare's plays are mostly written in this verse Iambic Pentameter
Anne Hathaway was how many years older than William? Eight
How many children did Shakespeare have? Three
What caused the theatres to close down for breaks? The Plague
How many people could The Globe hold? Three thousand
In 1613, during Henry VIII, this set off a fire that burned down The Globe. A cannon
What group destroyed The Globe after the English Civil War began? The Puritans
These people paid one penny per ticket and stayed in the "pit" or "yard." Groundlings
The troupe of actors that traveled to give performances were called "The Strolling Players"
The name of Shakespeare's eldest daughter Susanna
Play thought to have been the first performed at The Globe. Julius Caesar
Performances were held during the Daylight
Shakespeare lived for how many years? Fifty-two

Shakespeare Crossword

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Crossword
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Birth place of William Shakespeare Stratford upon Avon
A male member of the Montague family Romeo
A Step's song mimicking Shakespeare's plays Tragedy
Juliet's family name Capulet
Shakespeare's profession Playwright
Romeo's family name Montague
The first name of Shakespeare's wife Ann
Who was Romeo's lover Juliet
The last play that Shakespeare wrote alone The Tempest
Which of Shakespeare's plays do the Three Witches appear Macbeth
"But I will wear my heart upon my sleeve..." Is a famous quote from which Shakespeare play Othello
The name of his famous theatre in London Globe
The name of a king that died in the battle of Bosworth Field is also the name of a Shakespeare play Richard the third
His first name William
A modern day floating city in Italy Venice

Shakespeare Unit Background Notes and Literary Terms Crossword

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Crossword
Description

When was Shakespeare born? April 23,1564  
What time period did Shakespeare live in? Elizabeth Times
Who did Shakespeare get married to? Anne Hathaway
What was the name of their first children? Susannah
What were the name if their twins? Hamnet and Judith
Where did Shakespeare move to after living in Stratford on Avon? London
What is the name of Shakespeare’s theater? Globe
What genre was Macbeth? Tragedy
What genre was Twelfth Night? Comedy
What caused the Globe to close? Plague
When did Shakespeare die? April 23,1616
What is when an actor shares information with the audience that the other actors do not hear? Aside
When a long speech is delivered by an actor with actors’ present? Monologue
When a speech is delivered by one actor who is alone on stage? Soliloquy
Conversation between two or more characters? Dialogue

SHAKESPEARE Word Search

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Shakespeare Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What type of play was Romeo and Juliet? Tragedy
What was Shakespeare's sons name? Hamnet
Where was The Globe theatre located? London
What year was Shakespeare born? 1564
What year did Shakespeare die? 1616
Where did Shakespeare live for the majority of his life? Stratford-upon-Avon
What was the title of Shakespeare's first play? Henry VI Part One
Where were Shakespeare's plays performed? The Globe Theatre
What were Shakespeare's occupations? Playwright and poet
What was Shakespeare's cultural background? British
What. We're Shakespeare's parents names? John and Mary
What age was Shakespeare when he was first married? Eighteen
How many siblings did Shakespeare have? Seven
When did Shakespeare become an actor? 1592

Romeo and Juliet Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

“You kiss by the ________” Book
Romeo’s suicide method. Poison
The Prologue is written in this poetic form. Sonnet
“Do you bite your_________ at us sir?” thumb
Act II scene II is also known as the __________ scene. Balcony
Juliet stabs herself with a __________. dagger
He throws a party in Act One. lord capulet
Where does Romeo go when he is banished? Mantua
Mercutio calls Tybalt the King of ______. cats
Friar Laurence hopes this will end if Romeo and Juliet marry. feud
Who wrote Romeo and Juliet? William Shakespeare
Romeo is ______ after killing Tybalt. banished
Romeo’s last name. Monatgue
Juliet's last name. Capulet
In Act Three, the Nurse tells Juliet she’s better off with __________. paris
He has a speech about Queen Mab. Mercutio
“_________art thou Romeo?” wherefore
“I am ________’s fool!” fortune
This disease caused Friar John to not deliver the letter. plague
Romeo’s love at the beginning of the play. rosaline
Who marries Romeo and Juliet? friar lawrence
Romeo and Juliet are _______________ lovers. starcrossed
Location of the play verona
He and Sampson open the play. gregory
“Then I ________ you stars!” defy
Juliet is closer to her _______ than her mother. nurse