||William Shakespeare||Christopher Marlowe|
| He was born in
London on Sept.1,1566.
Alleyn was an English
actor. He was not known
to have acted in any of
Shakespeare's plays. In
1586 Alleyn was a well
established actor with the
Worcester's Men Co.
In 1590 he was with Lord
In 1599 he began construction of the Fortune Theater. Alleyn and Phillip Henslowe opened it in 1600. It burned down in 1622,but was rebuilt the following year. In 1613 Alleyn found the college of God's Gift in Dulwich. In 1623 his first wife died. But he was married to a woman named Constance a few months later. Edward Alleyn died in Dulwich on Nov.25,1626.
This is Edward Alleyn.
|Shakespeare was born in year 1564. When
he was about age 22 he went to London. He then became an actor.
He wrote his first play a few years after. He was criticized by other
writers. During the plague he started to write poems. Shakespeare
became part of "Lord Chamberlain's Men". William Shakespeare died
on April 23,1616.
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|Chris was born in Canterbury on February,1564,
two months before Shakespeare. He was an English poet and dramatist.
He was the foremost writer of tragedy in the English literature before
Shakespeare. On May 30 after supper in a nearby tavern, he was stabbed
to death in a quarrel. Christopher Marlowe died in 1593.
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