Romeo and Juliet Summary scenes & acts. Romeo and Juliet-Zeffirelli-The balcony scene - vidéo Dailymotion. Romeo and Juliet (The really short version) The Complete Works of William Shakespeare. William Shakespeare - BrainPOP. Shakespeare's Influence on the English Language. Insults by Shakespeare - April Gudenrath. The Hip-hop Shakespeare Company is a music theatre production company founded by MOBO-award winning hip-hop artist Kingslee “Akala” Daley, 25.
Based in London, THSC offers young people a different view of the arts and ultimately themselves. Through our education programmes, live music events and music theatre productions we engage young people, particularly those who are considered “hard to reach” and push them toward artistic excellence. By bridging music, theatre and performing arts in non-conventional venues we also strive to alter the perceptions of audiences of all ages, creating the ultimate entertainment experience via literature and the arts across the UK and beyond. This year brings the launch of new and exciting additions to THSC: the announcement of our THSC Artist Associate and Peer Leader programme - watch this space! The Life of William Shakespeare. Words and Phrases Coined by Shakespeare. Words and Phrases Coined by Shakespeare NOTE: This list (including some of the errors I originally made) is found in several other places online.
That's fine, but I've asked that folks who want this on their own sites mention that I am the original compiler. For many English-speakers, the following phrases are familiar enough to be considered common expressions, proverbs, and/or clichés. Drama - 60 Second Shakespeare - Homepage. Shakespeare's Globe. Globe Theatre Links | Home (picture credit: Utrecht University Library) The sketch at left is perhaps one of the most important in theatrical history.
In 1596, a Dutch student by the name of Johannes de Witt attended a play in London at the Swan Theatre. While there, de Witt made a drawing of the theatre's interior. Globe Theater Documentary. Plot Summary: Video. Romeo and Juliet Comic. [Grammarman Home] [Romeo and Juliet Menu] [Next Page] Jump to page:       
Romeo and Juliet Character Map. Romeo and Juliet Analysis: ERIC. Excellent Video Analysis of Romeo & Juliet. Shakespeare: Original pronunciation. Romeo and Juliet: Romeo and Juliet Play Summary & Study Guide. Elizabethan Theater - Shakespeare Fun Facts.
Acting was not a highly paid or highly respected profession.
Actors were seen as vagrant troublemakers who promoted hard living and sin. In the 16th century, actors traveled from town to town on a cart, looking for audiences to pay to watch them perform. Playhouses were not constructed in London until 1576. Because acting was not a respected profession, women were not allowed to act until after 1660. Baz Luhrmann's "Romeo + Juliet" compared with Shakespeare's Original Work. Baz Luhrmann’s kaleidoscopic film adaptation of Romeo and Juliet, while often leaving much to be desired from the two main actors in the way of delivery, presents a fascinating modern interpretation of the 16th century drama.
David Ansen, film critic, describes it as “alternately enrapturing and exhausting, brilliant and glib…a "Romeo and Juliet" more for the eyes than the ears” (Newsweek). Sir Philip Sidney states in his Apology for Poetry that poetry should both delight and teach, and both the text and the film serve this purpose well—each suited to the time in which they were presented. Shakespeare incorporated jokes of the time, mentions of royalty, and allusions to historical events in his plays. Luhrmann does this as well, pulling in numerous references to recent pop culture.
Romeo and Juliet" Jeopardy Game. Www.folgerdigitaltexts.org/?chapter=5&play=Rom&loc=p7. X Folger Digital Texts use the text of Shakespeare's plays from the Folger Shakespeare Library editions.
The editions contain the work of Shakespeare on the right-hand pages, and notes, glosses, and illustrations on the left. Folger Digital Texts use the same page numbers as the Folger editions. In the editions, the text of the play appears only on the right-hand, odd-numbered pages, so page numbers here are all odd numbers, too. Romeo and Juliet Downloadable Audio. Romeo and Juliet Streaming Audio.