first part of the play deals with the fighting between the
Montagues and the Capulets in the streets of Verona.
of the Capulets were strolling round the city when they
bumped into two servants of the Montagues. They started
quarrelling and Benvolio, Romeoís cousin, tried to separate
them. Suddenly Tybald, a member of the Capulet Family,
arrived and started fighting with Benvolio. Also Lord
Capulet and Lord Montague arrived. Finally the Prince of
Verona stopped the riot and promised them that he would have
sentenced them all to death if they had dared fighting
also had a meeting with both Lords.
part ends with Romeo who decides to go to the Capuletsí
party to meet Rosaline, the girl he hopelessly loves.
part of the play deals with Romeo going to the Capuletsí
party with his friend Mercutio and his cousin Benvolio.
They were all wearing
masks because they didnít want to be recognized by the
Capulets. Romeo wanted to see Rosaline. But when he saw
Juliet he completely forgot Rosaline and fell in love with
Juliet. He questioned Mercutio if he knew Juliet and his
friend answered that she was the Capuletsí daughter. In the
meantime Tybalt recognized Romeoís voice and wanted to
fight. Luckily Lord Capulet didnít allow Tybalt to fight
because of their party. So Romeo had some more time to spend
with Juliet and even to kiss her before going out.
At night he
went into the Capuletsí garden and heard Julietís voice. She
was speaking to the moon and was sad because she loved Romeo
but knew he belonged to the Montagues, her Familyí s
part ends with the two lovers who decide to get secretly
married the next day.
Julietí nurse who told him to not hurt her; Romeo asked the
nurse to tell Juliet to go to Friar Laurence to marry
Romeo felt in love
with Juliet, so he went to Friar Laurence for a help because
he wanted to marry Juliet
Mercutio and Benvolio were walking, they met Tybalt, who was
Julietís cousin;he wanted to fight against Mercutio
because he was a friend of Romeo's
who arrived but he didnít want to fight with
Romeo he was a villain and decided
to fight with Tybalt.;Julietís
cousin murdered Mercutio and Romeo
was very angry and sad.
was very angry and so he went to Tybalt and
fight with him: he was able to
kill him and escaped; as soon as
the prince of Verona arrived decided to exile Romeo
When Juliet. was
informed about the fact, she didnít hate Romeo because she
loved him a lot.
Romeo had to go
to Mantua. Before leaving, he went
to say goodbye to Juliet.
She was very sad
because of Romeoís banning:
she was afraid not to see
her lover again.
death, Julietís parents decided their daughter had to marry
lord Paris who was very happy.
told Juliet about her marriage but the girl didnít want: her
father obliged her! The nurse told Juliet to marry Paris and
forget Romeo but the young girl
Juliet met Friar
Laurence who organized a plan and
she accepted ;she drank a liquid and fell
asleep for some hours;her parents thought she was dead and
As soon as
the monk arrived at home, he sent Friar John to tell about the
plan to Romeo.
Julietí death was spread throughout the cities and a servant
informed Romeo about the wrong
news before the monk arrived.
left for Verona to see his lover for the last time
because he wanted to kill himself near
her. When Romeo arrived at Julietís tomb he had to fight
with Paris and killed him. Romeo saw Juliet who seemed to be
dead and he poisoned himself. When Juliet woke up, she saw
Romeo dead and she got desperate: she took a knife and
killed herself. At the end of the story,
the prince of Verona had a short speech: he told that the
love can really change the world and asked the Montagues and
Capulets to become friends because there had been too many
deaths because of their hate. Lord Capulet and lord Montague
shook their hands.