William Shakespeare is one of the world's most famous authors and playwrights. His plays, sonnets and poems are the most quoted throughout the world over and considering its over 400 hundred years old is a testament to his talent. With over 38 plays and 154 sonnets published, Shakespeare is considered one of the greatest writers in the English language. His work is performed more than any other playwright and has been translated into every major living language. Soak up the history and romance of this gripping program and discover the true brilliance of one of the greatest writers in the world.