Perhaps fate could be to blame for the deaths of romeo and juliet, not because it is something that has pre-destined their deaths, but because they simply believe that it could if they had not believed that the stars controlled their fate, perhaps they would have tried to change their futures for the better. People wonder why someone would write romeo and juliet with such a tragic end well, the answer to this question is that shakespeare wanted couples to appreciate their love together. Romeo and juliet finally meet and they fall in love we know that this will cause tragedy the families hate each other we are hoping that the love that romeo and juliet share will be able to break the rivalry, but in fact it will cause even more awful events in the future. Romeo and juliet are secretly married by the good friar whose perception is faulty when he imagines that the marriage will end the feud at the beginning of act iii the comedy turns to tragedy.
The events so occurred that romeo could not fathom any possibility other than death which has been played through out the play that he made her mind to the inevitable that is end of life resulting again in the suicide of juliet when she found her love dead. The elements that establish romeo and juliet as a tragedy shakespeare is a well known author who wrote in the 1500's many of his plays are classified as tragedies. In a tragedy the catastrophe is inevitable - this catastrophe could easily have been avoided the play isn't a comedy: it doesn't have a happy ending but the chance for a happy ending is there. Tragedy fits into romeo and juliet due to the tragic death that occurs at the end of the play and because of this is considered to be tragedy there are three topics to consider when looking at tragedy.
Act i prologue two households, both alike in dignity, in fair verona, where we lay our scene, from ancient grudge break to new mutiny, where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. Romeo and juliet was probably based on an italian romance there is no clear there is no clear indication within the play of the time setting, but it seems to be around 1200 or 1300. The opening lines of romeo and juliet, shakespeare allow the audience to be party to his characters' destiny we learn early on what is going to happen to the title characters: a pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life.
The price of death: romeo and juliet by william shakespeare essay blind, love cannot hit the mark (21 31- 33) among one of the most renowned contributions to literature is the most excellent and lamentable tragedy of romeo and juliet written by the prestigious english poet, william shakespeare. Essay on dramatic irony in shakespeare's romeo and juliet 809 words 4 pages shakespeare uses irony to great effect in his many plays, specifically dramatic irony, and some cosmic irony, in the tragedy of romeo and juliet. - the theme of fate and choice, in william shakespeare's romeo and juliet in william shakespeare's tragic play romeo and juliet, there are four quotes about fate and choice the characters in the play choose their own fate, it happens because of their choices or actions. Romeo and juliet could have ran away together however, romeo killed tybalt causing romeo to get banished from verona lastly, romeo can be blamed for killing himself at the end of the play.
The tragedy of romeo and juliet makes all those sad love poems you've cried over seem like silly little limericks let the summary and analysis begin let the summary and analysis begin the prologue is a sonnet. These violent delights have violent ends and in their triump die, like fire and powder which, as they kiss, consume ― william shakespeare, romeo and juliet. The essay is a literary analysis of the play romeo and juliet the format is point, proof and explanation the question was what factors and/or characters lead to the eventual demise of romeo and juliet i used lady and lord capulet, juliets nurse, and friar laurence. In william shakespeare's romeo and juliet a lot could have been done for romeo and juliet to avoid their tragic deaths the play would have ended very differently if the characters had made better informed decisions. In shakespeare's tragedy romeo and juliet, two noble families are at war with each other, a state of affairs which ultimately dooms the young loversromeo is of house montague and juliet is a capulet.
Through these many episodes of short-circuited communication, the play consistently reminds the audience that the calamitous deaths of five young people - tybalt, mercutio, paris, romeo, and juliet - could all have been prevented had the citizens of verona been able to talk candidly to one another (p 112. The analysis of a tragedy romeo and juliet essay the analysis of a tragedy the first documented staging of romeo and juliet was in 1662 and since has remained popular throughout the centuries. Romeo and juliet is considered a tragedy for a number of reasons, however it's important to point out that the play is considered a shakespearean tragedy (yeah, i know, shakespeare must have been. The family feud and the immaturity of both romeo and juliet cause the tragedy in the play romeo and juliet, while the tragic flaws of the main characters in the play cause the tragedy in the four great tragedies.
If nurse had not tried to get juliet to just forget romeo and instead talked to juliet to help her find a way out of the situation, then juliet could have been able to get to a much more logical solution and not ended with romeo and juliet's deaths. Romeo and juliet is as much a story of hate as it is of love (by dr jennifer minter, english works notes, 2014) sadly, romeo and juliet hail from the two feuding families, the montagues and the capulets respectively, which determines their intense, short love affair.
The major themes of romeo and juliet include love v lust, the passage of time, the role of fate in one's life, the role of women, and love vs hate you'll find a description and examples of each in this study guide. Romeo and juliet five act structure example prologue (exposition) like a modern day movie trailer, the prologue for the tragedy of romeo and juliet gives the audience a preview of events to come, and give us insight into the characters, setting, and background. Many people are to blame in the tragedy of the novel, romeo and juliet by william shakespeare romeo and juliet are from two families, the capulets and the montagues who have past rivalries and do not associate with each other. I personally think that most characters in romeo and juliet played some part in romeo and juliet's tragic death i think though that the feud is the main cause without the feud the capulets and the montagues would not even be fighting in the first place and romeo and juliet could happily be together.