Romeo and Juliet

romeo and juliet

Romeo and Juliet is a play written by William Shakespeare early in his career about the relationship between two Italian adolescents from rival households. Along with Hamlet, it was one of Shakespeare’s most performed plays during his lifetime and is still played frequently today. The main protagonists are now thought of as typical youthful lovers. The … Read more

William Shakespeare

picture of Shakespeare

Born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, in 1564, Shakespeare’s works continue to captivate and inspire audiences worldwide, centuries after his death. This note delves into this literary genius’s life, works, and enduring legacy. He is often known as England’s national poet. William Shakespeare, the revered Bard of Avon, left behind a remarkable body of work, including 39 … Read more