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Shakespeare's stuff

Shakespeare's Plays

Shakespeare wrote 37 plays!!!

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Comedies
Histories
Tragedies
All's Well That Ends Well
King John
Antony And Cleopatra
Comedy of errors
King Richard III
Hamlet

The Tempest

King Henry V

Julius Caeser

As You Like It

King Richard II

Macbeth

Twelfth Night

King Henry VIII

Romeo And Juliet

Tragedies
 
Romeo and juliet
 
This play is about to lovers, romeo and juliet, whose parents do not want them to be in love. To try and run away together so they can be in love juliet pretends to kill herself. when romeo finds out juliet has killed herself (when shes just pretending) romeo kills himself, then when juliet wakes from her fake death she finds romeo dead and kills herself.
 

Histories
 
King John
 
In this play shakespeare shows the fall of king john as a result of people not wanting him to be there. John get the throne after his famous brother King Richard the lionheart dies.
 
King Henry V
 
In this play King henry V trys to get the throne of france by saying that his grandfather is french. The current French king thinks Henry is stupid and makes fun of him. Henry then goes to war against France.
 

Comedies

All's Well That Ends Well

This play is about Helena, a woman who is madly in love with Bertram. Although Bertram does not love Helena. Helena then Tricks Bertram into falling in love with her.

Twelfth Night

This play is about Viola, a woman who gets shipwrecked on an island and dresses up as a man so she can find a job. She gets a job with a man called Orsivo, she then (while dressed as a man) falls in love with Orsivo.

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