Act I, Scene IV Setting: Monday morning, a street in Verona Characters in Scene: Mercutio, Benvolio, Romeo, Peter, Nurse Tybalt sends a letter to Romeo, challenging him into a fight. Knowing Tybalt is a excellent skilled swordsman, Mercutio and Benvolio worries about Romeo. Later then the Nurse meets Romeo, Mercutio and Benvolio, and asked to talk to […]

Act II, Scene 3 Location: Monday morning at Friar Lawrence’s cell Characters in Scene: Friar Lawrence, Romeo Friar Lawrence is picking flowers and herbs monday morning. Then Romeo approaches him. Friar Lawrence talks about plants, that if misused will become poison. Later then Romeo asks him a favor—to help him marry Juliet. Friar Lawrence then agrees because he […]

Act II, Scene 2 Location: Very late Sunday night/ early Monday morning at the Capulet’s orchard Characters in Scene: Romeo, Juliet and Nurse Romeo wanders around the Capulet orchard, wanting to see Juliet again. Then he hears Juliet talking about names, and that she’ll abandon her family for him. They talk about love, how they’ll be together […]

Act II, Scene 1 Setting: Late Sunday Night, Outside Capulet’s orchard Characters in Scene: Romeo, Benvolio, Mercutio Romeo hides from his friends, and does not want to leave the Capulet’s house. Benvolio and Mercutio tries to find him by calling Rosaline names and joking about his love for him. Being unfortunately unfound, they gave up and went […]

Act I, Scene 5 Setting: Sunday night, at Capulet’s house Characters in scene: Old Capulet, servingman (First to Fourth), Cousin Capulet, Tybalt, Romeo, Nurse, Juliet, Benvolio, The Chorus The Capulet mansion was busy and filled with guests. Romeo, Mercutio and Benvolio enters the party. Old Capulet starts the party through a speech, welcoming all the guests. Then […]

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 […]

Act I, Scene 4 Setting: Sunday evening, outside Capulet’s house Characters in Scene: Benvolio, Mercutio, and Romeo Romeo talks to Mercutio about love, and Rosaline not loving him back. Mercutio advices Romeo to not take love seriously. Later on, Romeo opens up about dreams. Mercutio then delivers a long speech about ‘Queen Mab,’ a fairy who visits […]