Romeo and Juliet Act 5, Scene 1 Scene Summary Characters: Romeo, Balthasar, Apothecary Location: The city of Mantua Time: Wednesday Morning Scene Events: The bad news of Juliet’s “death” travelled fast and in the same day Balthasar, Romeo’s servant comes from Verona to inform him of the catastrophe that has befallen his wife. Friar John […]

Romeo and Juliet Act 4, Scene 5 Scene Summary Characters: Nurse, Lady Capulet, Capulet, Paris, Peter, Musicians, Friar Lawrence Location: Capulet’s house Time: Wednesday Morning, the morning of Juliet’s wedding Scene Events: The Nurse comes to Juliet’s bedroom to wake her up for her wedding.The Nurse talks to her mistress before attempting to wake her […]

Task: Find an example of each of these devices  Chorus: The chorus is used in Romeo and Juliet during the prologue, where it is explained what is going to happen in the play in a 14 line sonnet. The chorus is basically explaining the whole play but from the narrator’s point of view. In the Romeo and […]

Romeo and Juliet Act 4, Scene 4 Scene Summary Characters: Capulet, Nurse, Servingmen, Lady Capulet Time: Three o’clock in the morning, Wednesday Location: Capulets house Scene Summary: Very early in the morning on Wednesday, Capulet is rushing the servants to make preparations for Juliet’s wedding later in the day. Capulet sends the Nurse to awaken […]

Romeo and Juliet Act 4, Scene 3 Scene Summary Characters: Juliet, Nurse Location: Juliet’s bedroom, Capulet house Time: Tuesday night Scene Events: Juliet and her Nurse have gone back up to Juliet’s bedroom to prepare for her wedding the next day, they are choosing Juliet’s best jewels and gowns. Juliet asks the Nurse to leave so […]

Romeo and Juliet Act 4, Scene 2 Scene Summary Characters: Capulet, Nurse, Servingmen, Juliet, Lady Capulet Location: Capulet’s house Time: Tuesday afternoon Scene Events: Juliet’s conference with Friar Lawrence is reassuring to her and she returns home to ask for her father’s forgiveness. Capulet is excited and in this state, he decides to move to wedding […]

Romeo and Juliet Act 4, Scene 1 Scene Summary Characters: Paris, Friar Lawrence, Juliet Location: Friar Lawrence’s cell Time: Tuesday Morning Scene Events: Paris comes to Friar Lawrence’s cell to arrange his marriage to Juliet that Thursday, he says that Capulet wants his daughter to stop crying over the death of her beloved cousin, Tybalt […]

Romeo and Juliet Act 3, Scene 5 Scene Summary Characters: Juliet, Lady Capulet, Nurse, Capulet, Romeo. Time: Very early Tuesday morning Location: Juliet’s bedroom, Capulet’s house Scene Events: Romeo has taken Friar Lawrence’s advice and has climbed up through Juliet’s window and consummated the marriage of himself and Juliet. Juliet and Romeo do not want […]

Romeo and Juliet Act 3, Scene 4 Scene Summary Characters: Capulet, Paris, Lady Capulet Time: Monday, late evening Location: Capulet’s house Scene Events: The characters are finding it hard to remember the day and time, as many events have happened in the last 24 hours. Paris has come to the Capulet household to find out whether […]

Romeo and Juliet Act 3, Scene 3 Scene Summary Characters: Romeo, Nurse, Friar Lawrence Time: Monday Night Location: Friar Lawrence’s cell Scene Events: Friar Lawrence returns to find Romeo hiding out in his cell. Friar Lawrence shares the news to Romeo that the Prince has made a calmer decision by banishing him instead of exiling him. […]