William Shakspere

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English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616)

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Anne Hathaway Kate Jennings Grant Edward De Vere Mark Harelik William Shakspere Tim Blake Nelson John Heminge David Schramm Queen Elizabeth Mary Louise Wilson
The panel will consider the four most popular authorship candidates: William Shakspere, Edward de Vere, Francis Bacon and Christopher Marlowe, looking particularly at The Tragedy of Richard II, which is currently being performed at the Globe.
For instance, 1604: MS version of Hamlet appears in print under Royal Seal-and William Shakspere sues the Stratford Apothecary.
The documentary record of William Shakspere of Stratford consists of little more than a few court records, one important book, the First Folio of 1623, and a bust in Stratford's Holy Trinity Church.
There is a distinguished history of doubting the so-called "orthodox" theory that attributes the works of Shakespeare to William Shakspere of Stratford-on-Avon.