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Shakespeare in Love Trivia Test

So you think you know everything there is to know about Shakespeare in Love? Well, let's see if you do.

1) What was the name of the theater where Romeo & Juliet premiered?

a) The Rose
b) The Curtain
c) The Stratford

2) What was Juliet's original name in the first draft of the play?

a) Josephine
b) Harriet
c) Ethel

3) Who gave Will the idea for the name Mercutio?

a) Christopher Marlowe
b) Ned Alleyn
c) Philip Henslowe

4) Queen Elizabeth asks Will to write a new play to be performed on a holiday, what was the holiday?

a) Lent
b) Twelfth Night
c) May Day

5) What was the name of Philip Henslowe's theater?

a) The Stage Door
b) The Curtain
c) The Rose

6) Viola's new husband is taking her to America. Where does he say he is planning on starting a plantation?

a) Georgia
b) Virginia
c) North Carolina

7) How many Academy Awards did Shakespeare in Love win?

a) 7
b) 9
c) 13

8) What is the play being performed for Queen Elizabeth at the beginning of the movie?

a) Richard III
b) The Two Gentlemen of Verona
c) Midsummer's Night Dream

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Shakespeare in Love

Philip Henslowe ( Geoffrey Rush ):

"The show must. You know."

Will Shakespeare ( Joseph Fiennes ):

"Go on."