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  1. Newsround: 7 Shakespeare facts you might not know

    William Shakespeare is one of the world's most famous playwrights.

    He's known all over the world for plays like Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth and Hamlet, but there are still some mysteries surrounding the writer's life.

    Author Michael Rosen shares some interesting facts you might not know about Shakespeare.


  2. You tell us what's so great about Shakespeare

    Shakespeare lived more than four hundred years ago but his work is still really well known.

    He's one of the most famous writers in the world, so why is he so famous?

    From the cliff-hangers to his gory plots - you've been telling us what you love about the Bard.


  3. Newsround outtakes - Fun with Shakespeare

    Think Shakespeare can be difficult sometimes? Well even the experts can struggle at times!

    Expert Michael Rosen, and our very own Leah have a few 'issues' while trying to read some of his most famous writings.

    Shakespeare was the King of Comedy - so we've put together a film with all our outtakes for a good old Shakespearean laugh.

    Take a look at this.


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