'Romeo and Juliet'
'Romeo and Juliet' Study Guide
With our Romeo and Juliet Study Guide and Summary, you will discover one of the best-known tragic love stories of all time. Originally written in the earlier stages of Shakespeare's career around 1594, the play has since become an enduring symbol of romanticism in popular culture.
The House of Capulet in 'Romeo and Juliet' is one of "fair Verona's" two feuding families. This guide provides commentary on all the main characters in the House of Capulet.
'Romeo and Juliet' - Study Guide
Your ultimate study guide to one of Shakespeare's best loved plays. Find out why 'Romeo and Juliet' has been so enduring.
The Montague-Capulet feud dominates 'Romeo and Juliet' and helps drive the plot to its tragic ending. But, who's who in the Montague-Capulet feud? This article lists the play's characters by family.
'Romeo and Juliet' Characters
Analysis and commentary on all the main 'Romeo and Juliet' characters including Romeo, Juliet and other 'Romeo and Juliet' characters.
The House of Montague in 'Romeo and Juliet' is one of "fair Verona's" two feuding families. This guide provides commentary on all the main characters in the House of Montague.
'Romeo and Juliet' Theme
This 'Romeo and Juliet' theme analysis reveals how love and fate are treated in 'Romeo and Juliet'. Theme analysis can help you study Shakespeare’s classic love story in more depth.
Romeo - A Character Profile
Romeo and Juliet are literature's most famous lovers. Read our character profile of Romeo here.
Juliet - A Character Profile
Romeo and Juliet are literature's most famous lovers. Read our character profile of Juliet here.
Other Characters in 'Romeo and Juliet'
Who's who in 'Romeo and Juliet'? Read our character profiles here.
Love in 'Romeo and Juliet'
'Romeo and Juliet' has become forever associated with love. But Shakespeare's treatment of this theme is complex and multifaceted.
Fate in 'Romeo and Juliet'
Are Romeo and Juliet fated to fall in love and die from the very start? Discover how fate permeates the events and speeches of 'Romeo and Juliet'.
Scene Breakdown for 'Romeo and Juliet'
A scene-by-scene breakdown for the greatest love story ever told.