Shakespeares Romeo & Juliet for Kids: 3 Short Melodramatic Plays for 3 Group Sizes by Brendan P. KelsoRomeo & Juliet like you have never read it before; quick, fun, and easy to understand. Designed for 6-18] actors, kids of all ages, or anyone who wants to enjoy and loosely understand Shakespeares play.
What you will get:
3 melodramatic modifications for group sizes:
Actual lines from Shakespeares play mixed in
Creatively funny interpretations of the play
A delightfully hilarious rendition that is easy for ADULTS to understand too!
A kid who loves Shakespeare!
This mini-melodramatic masterpiece is sure to be a doorway for your child to love all the classics. Shakespeare is difficult enough in class or watching on stage, let alone trying to teach the stories to children, but as the authors mantra states in the book, there is no better way to learn than to have fun! Kids who have read this have also eventually purchased the entire Shakespeare works, and have completed hero reports on Shakespeare at school. Guaranteed to have you coming back for more!
Video SparkNotes: Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet summary
Our scene is set in the town of Verona, where two families, both dignified and respected have been fighting for years. The younger members of these families have carried on the war and things are getting worse. Among these young rivals are the only children of the heads of the families.
Brendan P. Kelso
Romeo and Juliet Short Script.docx
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Five-Minute Romeo and Juliet by Aragorngirl. Chorus: Since we don't have the internet in Shakespeare's time, I'm here to give you the latest spoiler about Romeo and Juliet: they fall in love and they die! Enjoy the show. Capulet: I hate you. Montague: I hate you more! Capulet: Bite me! Prince: If this fighting doesn't stop, I'm sending you both to your rooms.
The enduring works of William Shakespeare feature many famous and well loved characters. Make a note of any unusual words that you encounter whilst reading the script of Romeo and Juliet and check their definition in the Shakespeare Dictionary The script of Romeo and Juliet is extremely long. To reduce the time to load the script of the play, and for ease in accessing specific sections of the script, we have separated the text of Romeo and Juliet into Acts. Please click Romeo and Juliet Script to access further Acts. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes A pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life; Whole misadventured piteous overthrows Do with their death bury their parents' strife.