William Shakespeare is the timeless author of such plays as Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, King Lear, Macbeth, Much Ado About Nothing, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. For the last 400 years Shakespeare’s plays have been performed around the world and adapted into films, television series, and graphic novels. Shakespeare himself has even gone on to appear as a character in film, television, novels, and graphic novels as a character. He is celebrated with many titles and distinctions. He has been called the Swan of Avon and the Bard. Some even rank him as the greatest dramatist of all time and the most influential writer in the history of the English language. Join us on a special episode of Quote Me as we dig into and tell some candid stories about the man behind some of the most well-known stories of all time.