Time: Monday Location: a street Characters: Romeo, Benvolio, Mercutio, Nurse, Pete The scene started with Benvolio and Mercutio talking about a letter that Tybalt sent to Montague Challenging Romeo to a duel. They were saying that Romeo was not in the right head space to beat Tybalt who is one of the best swordsmen. Then […]

Time: Monday morning Location: Friar Lawrence’s cell Characters: Friar Lawrence, Romeo The scene started with Friar Lawrence picking herbs for his medicine. then Romeo came and started talking to him. Friar Lawrence noted that he was up early and asked if he had been with Rosaline. Romeo said no and that he loved Juliet. Friar […]

Time: Sunday night Location: Capulet Mansion Characters: Romeo, Juliet, Nurse The scene started with Romeo sneaking into Juliet’s house and climbed up to Juliet’s window and waited when it was opened it wasn’t Juliet it was the Nurse. As Romeo was leaving juliet comes out of a door. Romeo hides and listens to her talking […]

Location: Outside Capulet’s Orchard Characters: Romeo, Benvolio, Mercutio The scene started with Romeo talking to himself about leaving the orchard but goes and hides in the orchard when he hears his friends. Benvolio and Mercutio are walking around looking for Romeo, and making jokes about Rosalie thinking that he still loved Rosaline, they leave because […]

Location: Capulet Mansion Characters: serving man 1,2,3 and 4, Capulet, Cousin Capulet, Romeo, Tybalt, Juliet, Benvolio, Nurse The scene started with the serving men arguing about the feast. then Capulet made a speech welcoming all of the guests to the feast. Next Romeo saw a girl so beautiful he asks the serving men who it […]

Metaphor in Romeo and Juliet How does Shakespeare use Metaphor to show Romeo’s inner thoughts in Act 1, Scene 4 of Romeo and Juliet? “…He that hath steerage of my course, direct my sail…”. -Comparing himself to a boat captained by god. Shakespeare uses lots of different sorts of metaphors in Romeo and Juliet to […]

“I fear too early, for my mind misgives Some consequence yet hanging in the stars Shall bitterly begin his fearful date With this night’s revels, and expire the term Of a despisèd life closed in my breast By some vile forfeit of untimely death. But he that hath the steerage of my course, Direct my […]