|It's time to meet those star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet. Romeo and Juliet is one of Shakespeare's most popular plays, performed again and again thanks to the plot, the poetry, and the people.
Topics covered: The plot, poetry, characters, the role of coincidence and Romeo & Juliet as tragic figures.
Co-written by Robert J. Fehrenbach, Ph.D., of The College of William and Mary and Ann R. Meyer, Ph.D., of Claremont McKenna College , 2005.
DVD Run Time: 29 minutes Grade Level: 7+