SCENE SUMMARY Act 3, scene 4 CHARACTERS: Capulet, Lady Capulet, Paris SETTING: Capulets house Paris is at the Capulets mansion they are talking about tybalts death and asks again to marry Juliet and Capulet arranges them to be married on Thursday meanwhile not knowing that she is already married that morning to Romeo. Lady Capulet […]

SCENE SUMMARY Act 3, Scene 2 CHARACTERS: Juliet, Nurse SETTING: Capulets house the nurse says to juliet that someone had died and Juliet assumes that Romeo had died and gets angry. the nurse tells her that it was Tybalt that died and Romeo killed him and now is banished from Verona. at the start she […]

SCENE SUMMARY Act 3, Scene 1 CHARACTERS: Benvolio, Mercutio, Tybalt, Romeo, Officer, Prince, Lady Capulet, Montague SETTING: street/public place. Tybalt turns up and asks for Romeo to fight him, Romeo comes and tells Tybalt that he will not fight him because he had a good reason. they argue until Mercutio, Romeo’s friend, has had enough […]

PROLOGUE: 1. Two households, both alike in dignity, 2. In fair Verona, where we lay our scene, 3. From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, 4. Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. 5. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes 6. A pair of star-cross’d lovers take their life; 7. Whose misadventured […]

SCENE SUMMARY Act 2, Scene 4 CHARACTERS: Mercutio, Benvolio, Romeo, Nurse, Peter SETTING: Verona, a street on Monday Mercutio, Benvolio and Romeo are talking¬†about Tybalt’s challenge which was a sword fight and how good of a swordsman he was. Juliets nurse came to find them on behalf of Juliet to talk to Romeo about their […]

SCENE SUMMARY Act 2, Scene 3 CHARACTERS: Friar Lawrence, Romeo SETTING: Outside somewhere¬† Friar Lawrence is out in the churches garden picking plants and herbs for his medicines, when Romeo comes along, he says that he had been up all night. Friar Lawrence assumes with Rosaline but Romeo explains that he wants to marry Juliet, […]

SCENE SUMMARY Act 2, Scene 2 CHARACTERS: Romeo, Juliet, Nurse SETTING: In Capulet’s Backyard/garden, Juliet on a balcony above. Juliet, unaware that Romeo is below her listening to her talk about how she is a Capulet and Romeo a Montague, how a name should no be able to decide the fate of her life and […]