William Shakespeare manifests his idea of fate in many ways throughout Romeo and Juliet. His ideas of fate are built up for the understanding of the viewers but he does it in a way so clever that makes you question if its coincidence or kismet. This brilliant Author has portrayed fate through many ways, some […]

Shall I speak ill of him that is my husband? Ah, poor my lord, what tongue shall smooth thy name, When I, thy three hours’ wife, have mangled it? But wherefore, villain, didst thou kill my cousin? That villain cousin would have killed my husband. Back, foolish tears, back to your native spring. Your tributary […]

Location: The churchyard Time: Thursday Morning Characters: Romeo, Friar Lawrence, Balthasar, Juliet, Captain of the watch, Page, Prince,Second watchman, Third watchman, Capulet, Lady Capulet, Paris, Montague. Events: Romeo travels back to Verona only to find Juliet dead, Paris is suspicious about Romeo’s intentions at the tomb (further mangle tybalt) and he challenges Romeo to a […]

Location: Friar Lawrence’s cell Time: Thursday morning Characters: Friar Lawrence, Friar John Events: Friar John is explaining why he couldn’t deliver the letter to Romeo because of a plague in a town on the way. The plague was thought to be caused by god or by the curse Mercutio put on the families. Friar Lawrence […]

Location: Mantua Time: Wednesday morning Characters: Romeo, Balthasar, Apothecary Events: Romeo is awaiting a letter from Friar and continuosly asks for it, Balthasar informs Romeo of Juliets death. Romeo plans to go to town to her grave and take his life with a deadly poison he illegaly bought from Apothecary. Quote: “There is thy gold, […]

Location: Juliet’s bedroom Time: Early Wednesday morning Characters: Juliet, Nurse, Lady capulet, Friar lawrence, Paris, Capulet, Peter, First and second musician. Events: Nurse finds Juliet dead in her bed,she calls in her parents and they move the body to the Capulet tomb.    

Locations: Capulet’s house, Juliet’s bedroom Time: Tuesday afternoon, Tuesday night, Early Wednesday morning Characters: Capulet, Juliet, Lady Capulet, Nurse, Servingmen Events: The whole household is in a frenzy preparing for the wedding. After Juliet ‘agrees’ to marry Paris the wedding is moved up to Wednesday, This leaves Juliet worried about Friar Lawrence’s intentions with the potion. […]

Location: Friar Lawrence’s cell Time: Tuesday morning Characters: Friar Lawrence,Paris, Juliet Events: In this scene Paris and Juleit are talking about the marriage and Paris is addressing Juliet as if he owns her yet they are not married yet. Friar Lawrence is questioning how soon the wedding is and is quite worried about it, after Paris […]

Location: Juliet’s bedroom Time: early Sunday morning Characters: Capulet, Lady Capulet, Juliet, Nurse Events: In this scene, Capulet and Lady Capulet are addressing the wedding and puissantly telling her she is going to go through with it. Juliet refuses without leaking the true reason, being Romeo, Her father profussely tells her that if she doesnt marry him […]

Location: Capulet house Time: Late evening Characters: Lady Capulet, Paris, Capulet Events: In this scene Capulet is discussing Juliet with Paris and they make thursday the date for the wedding.”