Romeo and juliet materials written by susan willis [email protected] fact sheet about romeo and juliet genre: romantic tragedy (or tragic romance) there romeo meets juliet, the capulet heir, who is being sought as a bride by count paris, the prince's kinsman romeo later breaks away. Key moments and facts key moments and facts facts about romeo and juliet the first words of romeo and juliet are in the form of a sonnet this prologue reveals the ending to the audience before the play has properly begun. 20 facts on romeo and tybalt 11tybalt was juliets cousin 3romeo is inlove with juliet 2romeo family was rivals with the capulates 4romeo bestfriend was mercutio 5romeo's friend was killed by juliet's cousin 7romeo was told by his friend, balthasar the juliet was dead.
Romeo and juliet by william shakespeare verona, italy—1590's, july romeoson of montague benvoliomontague cousin of romeo. A list of important facts about william shakespeare's romeo and juliet, including setting, climax, protagonists, and antagonists. Fun facts about william shakespeare’s timeless love story, romeo and juliet 1 shakespeare makes juliet a thirteen-year-old girl when she goes to be with romeo. Juliet, from romeo and juliet, is the young teenage daughter of capulet and lady capulet at age 13, juliet is beautiful, innocent, and at a marriageable age before meeting romeo, juliet had thought little about love and marriage her parents, on the other hand, are keen to marry her to a rich and.
It is a well-known fact that shakespeare's version of romeo and juliet borrowed characters and the plot from arthur brooke's retelling of the tale in his the tragical history of romeus and juliet and william painter's palace of pleasure it was shakespeare's genius though, that made romeo and juliet a classic literary piece with its well etched. Juliet - the daughter of capulet and lady capuleta beautiful thirteen-year-old girl, juliet begins the play as a naïve child who has thought little about love and marriage, but she grows up quickly upon falling in love with romeo, the son of her family’s great enemy. Romeo and juliet is a play written by william shakespeareit is set in italy and is about the love between two young people from noble families that are enemies romeo and juliet has always been one of shakespeare's most popular plays it has been adapted to opera, ballet, television productions, and movies. Romeo & juliet note taking and romeo and juliet has 5 acts and each act has several smaer sections caed scenes you wi divide an 8 1/2 x 11 sheet of paper into 4 equal parts for each scene you wi ﬁnd the 4 most signiﬁcant quotations that summarize the scene write the.
Romeo and juliet background to the play romeo and juliet is an early tragedy written between 1594 and 1596 there is no proof that the story of romeo and juliet is in fact true however, romeo and juliet (1968) romeo + juliet (1996) director: franco zeffirelli director: baz luhrmann. Get the sheet music a 1960's musical version of romeo and juliet by william shakespeare (or the movie version of that, if you prefer) west side story is about 2 rival gangs in nyc at that time, the puerto ricans (the sharks) vs the local white boys (the jets. Simple grid worksheet giving brief information about each character of the play (using images of luhrman film to aid visual learners.
Romeo + juliet forms the centrepiece of baz luhrmann’s “red curtain trilogy”, bracketed by strictly ballroom and moulin rouge respectively each weaves a simple story about love around. Curriculum guide for teachers and students a companion to the folger shakespeare library edition shakespeare is for everyone 2 lesson plans famous lines and phrases from romeo and juliet romeo and juliet fact sheet suggested additional resources about the folger images: 1) william shakespeare romeo and juliet london, 1637 folger. Romeo and juliet begins with a chorus, which establishes the plot and tone of the play this device was hardly new to shakespeare, and in fact mirrors the structure of arthur brooke's the tragical history of romeus and juliet, from which shakespeare adapted romeo and juliet.
Juliet thinks romeo is dead and tybalt is banished when it is the other way around act 3 scene 2: what does juliet say that foreshadows her own death (after thinking that romeo was dead but finds out that she is mistaken) romeo and juliet are sleeping together upstairs while paris and the capulet's are discussing juliets marriage downstairs. Romeo and juliet will speak to any adolescent struggling with the tension between peer pressure and the desire for independence imbued with youthful energy, this traveling production will.
Here are a few facts about juliet capulet: juliet had other siblings but she ended up being the only surviving one she is the sole heir to the capulet's dynasty. It's one of the darkest chapters in recent history – in 1994, the hutu-led government of rwanda led a systematic campaign to wipe out members of the tutsi minority at first, the people. Romeo and juliet c pearson education limited 2008 romeo and juliet - teacher’s notes of 3 teacher’s notes level 3 penguin readers teacher support programme about the author william shakespeare is the most famous writer in the.