Where was Cinderella based?
What the name of a Cinderella story is it is based on the sister and makes Cinderella the evil or mean person and the sister is the good one?
No. None of Shakespeare's works are based on the Cinderella story. It was a folktale in France, but was never written down until Charles Perreault did in 1697, about 100 years after Shakespeare. It is possible and even likely that Shakespeare did not know the Cinderella story.Only two of Shakespeare's plays are not based closely on a previous play, story or history book.
Cinderella There are different authors. due I believe the French author Charles Perrault is the best known. The Disney version of the character was based on the French version of the tale by Charles Perrault. The tale may also have been adapted by the Bros. Grimm. There are, of course, all sorts of offshoots, even a gangster film called Pal, Joey, which seemed to be an updated form of Cinderella with a classy auto materialized…