1. Alack, alack, is it not like that I, So early waking, what with loathsome smells, And shrieks like mandrakes torn out of the earth, That living mortals, hearing them, run mad—? 5. Oh, if I wake, shall I not be distraught, Environèd with all these hideous fears, And madly play with my forefather’s joints, […]

Location: A churchyard with the tomb of the Capulets Time: Thursday Morning Characters: Paris, Romeo, Balthasar, Friar Lawrence, Juliet, Captain of the watch, Second Watchman, Prince, Capulet, Lady Capulet, Montague Events: Paris arrives at the tomb to pay his respects to Juliet and lay flowers on her grave, he tells his man (page) to keep […]

Time: Wednesday Morning Location: Capulet’s House Characters: Nurse, Lady Capulet, Capulet, Friar Lawrence, Paris, Peter, First Musician, Second Musician Events: It is the morning of the wedding, everyone is preparing as the Nurse goes up to Juliet’s room to wake her up she yells to her and comes into the room opening the curtains and […]

Time: Tuesday night, Wednesday Early Morning Location: Capulets House, Juliet’s Bedroom Characters: Juliet, Capulet, Lady Capulet, Nurse, First Servingman, Second Servingman Events: Juliet arrives home from Friar Lawrence’s cell after being given the drink that will fake her death. She sticks to the plan and tells her parents that on Thursday she will marry Paris. […]

Time: Tuesday Morning Location: Friar Lawrence’s cell Characters: Paris, Friar Lawrence and Juliet Events: Paris goes down to Friar Lawrence’s cell to announce his marriage to Juliet, Friar does not agree with the marriage as Juliet is already Married to Romeo and he tries to delay the wedding. Juliet enters and Paris claims her as his lady […]

Time: Very early Tuesday Morning Location: Capulets house Characters: Juliet, Romeo, Nurse, Capulet, Lady Capulet Events: Juliet and Romeo finally part as Romeo accepts his banishment. Lady Capulet comes up to her room and starts talking about her getting married unaware that she and Romeo are already married. She says she will not marry so Lady Capulet […]

Time: Monday late evening Location: Capulets house Characters: Capulet, Paris, Lady Capulet Events: The Capulets are mourning the death of Tybalt and Paris has asked to go see Juliet so he can ask her to marry him but Lady Capulet tells him it’s late and that she will be sleeping. Capulet tells Paris to come […]

Time: Monday night Location: Friar Lawrence’s cell Characters: Friar Lawrence, Romeo, Nurse Events:   Romeo is hiding at Friar Lawrence’s cell. He is talking about how banishment is the same as death and that he would rather commit suicide than be exiled from Verona. The Nurse knocks on the door to come in and she and […]

Time: Monday Night Location: Capulets house Characters: Juliet, Nurse Events: Juliet waits for the nurse to put up the ladder but as she comes into the room with them the nurse explains that Tybalt has been murdered Juliet is outraged until the nurse says that Romeo is the one who killed her at first Juliet is mad at […]

Location: A street in Verona Time: Monday Evening Characters: Romeo, Mercutio, Tybalt, Benvolio, Officer, Prince, Old Montague, Capulet, Their Wives Events: Mercutio and Benvolio Run into Tybalt and he explains that he wants to fight Romeo, Romeo arrives and Mercutio defends him, Romeo tries to push him away but Mercutio fights Tybalt. Tybalt eventually stabs […]