FC: romeo and juliet ( renaissance entertainment)
1: theater was a popular form of entertainment in renaissance times. They had open theaters like modern day ones minus all the gadgets were they held plays daily. They were cheap and people went and saw them just like how people now go see movies. Play writes were like celebrities and held high in society.
2: One of the most famous plays was romeo and juliet. by william shakespear
4: Romeo and juliet was so popular during renaissance times because it was a unique story unlike all the more common storys in that time about war battles knights and princes
6: the story...
7: Romeo and juliet first met at a party hosted by juliet's parents were they danced
8: soon after they claimed they loved each other in the famous balcony scene. Many people say that that william was trying to say that there love was nothing more than infatuation, because they claimed to be in love the first night they met. while others disagree that it was romantic.
10: Later romeo and juliet agree to get married they are married by a priest that was a friend of romeos. Juliet also ask for her nun/nannys blessing. In renaissance times this was important to girls. | Fact about renaissance times: juliet was married at age 14 back then that was actually considered old most are married at age 12
12: shortly after getting married romeo is banished for killing juliets cousin and she is heart broken. in an effort to run away with him she fakes her death with the help of a magic potion
14: romeo hears of juliets death and kills himself thinking she is really dead.
15: juliets wakes from her sleep and see's romeo dead so she does the same