Junior students at ‘Romeo and Juliet’ in The Helix

3rd year students were taken to The Helix today to see the Second Age production of ‘Romeo and Juliet’. Second Age are an award winning company and we will be looking forward to reading the 3rd year reviews of the production here. 2nd years will be going this Tuesday and it is sure to be both an enjoyable and educational experience. Here is the […]

Some important quotes from ‘Romeo and Juliet’ Act II

Here are some quotes from the second act of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ that should be committed to memory. From Scene 2 Romeo (soliloquy) ‘But, soft! What light through yonder window breaks? It is the East, and Juliet is the sun! Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon, Who is already sick and pale with […]

Some key quotes from ‘Romeo and Juliet’ Act I

Here are just some of the quotations from Act I of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ that you should know off-by-heart. From Scene 1 Tybalt to Benvolio ‘What, drawn, and talk of peace? I hate the word As I hate hell, all Montagues, and thee. Have at thee, coward.’ Prince to crowd ‘Three civil brawls, bred of […]

‘Romeo and Juliet’ audiobook

For any student struggling to read ‘Romeo and Juliet’, here is the audiobook version. There are no images here (as there would be in a film version), but rather the text appears on screen as it is read by actors. Another option for students who like to listen to the text being read is to […]

‘Romeo and Juliet’ – The Prologue

In your study of ‘Romeo and Juliet’, be sure that you can answer the following questions on The Prologue: Who speaks The Prologue? What is the purpose of The Prologue? What poetic form does it take? Explain the importance of lines 5 and 6. Why does Shakespeare tell us how the story is going to […]