Christopher Marlowe

Christopher Marlowe

Playwright


Biography



Shows by Christopher Marlowe

Title
Synopsis

Doctor Faustus follows the dark, twisted path of the restless scholar of the title. Yearning for infinite knowledge and questioning his faith, Doctor Faustus forsakes his scholarly studies for the dark world of magic and sor... read more

Edward II features playwright Christopher Marlowe's most nuanced characters and some of his finest language. In weak, stubborn Edward II, Marlowe created a compelling portrait of a flawed monarch. Though the son of a great ge... read more

Overview

Nationality
English
Born
2/26/1564
Died
5/30/1593
Show Categories
Play
Genres
Drama, Dark Comedy, Fairy Tale/Fantasy, Historical/Biographical

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