Quotes by William Kempe

About William Kempe:

William Kempe was an English actor and dancer specialising in comic roles and best known for having been one of the original players in early dramas by William Shakespeare. Roles associated with his name may include the great comic creation, Falstaff, and his contemporaries considered him the successor to the great clown of the previous generation, Richard Tarlton.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Kempe
  • DescriptionEnglish actor and dancer
  • AliasesWill Kemp
  • Died1603
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionBallet Dancer; Dancer; Circus Performer