Jump to Synopsis - Lady Capulet and Juliet's nurse try to persuade Juliet to accept Paris's However, Romeo instead meets and falls in love with Juliet. Romeo, love-sick for Rosaline, is comforted by his friend Benvolio. Capulet tells Paris that he may not marry his daughter Juliet until she is older. Romeo and his. Franciscan who marries ROMEO & JULIET. FRIAR JOHN. Shakespeare's complete original script based on the Second Quarto of , with corrections and.


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Romeo and Juliet Synopsis

The full online text and script of Romeo and Juliet convey vivid impressions. Libretto romeo y julieta language used today is, in many ways, different to that used in the 16th century Elizabethan era and this libretto romeo y julieta often reflected in the script and text used in Shakespearean plays.

Juliet visits Friar Laurence for help, and he offers her a potion that will put her into a deathlike coma for "two and forty hours".


On the night before the wedding, she takes the drug and, when discovered apparently dead, she is laid in the family crypt. The messenger, however, does not reach Romeo libretto romeo y julieta, instead, Romeo learns of Juliet's apparent death from his servant, Balthasar.

Heartbroken, Romeo buys poison from an apothecary and goes to the Capulet crypt.


He encounters Paris who has come to mourn Juliet privately. Believing Romeo to be a vandal, Paris confronts him and, in the ensuing battle, Romeo kills Paris.

Still believing Juliet to be dead, he drinks the poison. Juliet then awakens and, discovering that Romeo is dead, stabs herself with his dagger and joins him in death.

Romeo and Juliet Synopsis

The feuding families and the Prince meet at the tomb to find all three dead. Friar Laurence recounts the story of the two "star-cross'd lovers".

The families are reconciled by their children's deaths and agree to end their violent feud. The play ends with the Libretto romeo y julieta elegy for the lovers: Romeo and Juliet borrows from a tradition of tragic love stories dating back to antiquity.


One of these is Pyramus and Thisbefrom Ovid 's Metamorphoseswhich contains parallels to Shakespeare's story: History records the name of the family Montague as being libretto romeo y julieta to such a political party in Veronabut that of the Capulets as from a Cremonese family, both of whom play out their conflict in Lombardy as a whole rather than within the confines of Verona.

The earliest known version of the Romeo and Juliet tale akin to Shakespeare's play is the story of Libretto romeo y julieta and Gianozza by Masuccio Salernitanoin the 33rd novel of his Il Novellino published in His version of the story includes the secret marriage, the colluding friar, the fray where a prominent citizen is killed, Mariotto's exile, Gianozza's forced marriage, the potion plot, and the crucial message that goes astray.

In this version, Mariotto is caught and beheaded and Gianozza libretto romeo y julieta of grief. The next morning, the Savorgnans led an attack on the cityand many members of the Strumieri were murdered.

When years later, half-paralyzed from a battle-wound, he wrote Giulietta e Romeo in Montorso Vicentino from where he could see the "castles" of Veronahe dedicated the novella to bellisima e leggiadra madonna Lucina Savorgnan.

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Da Porto gave Romeo and Juliet most of its modern form, including the names of the lovers, the rival families of Montecchi and Capuleti, and the location in Verona. Da Porto originated the remaining basic libretto romeo y julieta of the story: Bandello lengthened and weighed down the plot while leaving the storyline basically unchanged though he did introduce Benvolio.

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Boaistuau adds much moralising and sentiment, and the characters indulge in rhetorical outbursts. Shakespeare took advantage of this popularity: Romeo and Juliet is a dramatisation of Brooke's translation, and Shakespeare follows the poem closely but adds extra detail to libretto romeo y julieta major and minor characters in particular the Nurse and Mercutio.

Juliet's nurse refers to an earthquake libretto romeo y julieta says occurred 11 years ago. Other earthquakes—both in England and in Verona—have been proposed in support of the different dates. These are referred to as Q1 and Q2. The first printed edition, Q1, appeared in earlyprinted by John Danter.

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