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Romeo and Juliet (International) assertion single work   drama  
Issue Details: First known date: 1595... 1595 Romeo and Juliet
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Adaptations

form y separately published work icon Romeo + Juliet William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet Baz Luhrmann , Craig Pearce , New York (City) : Bantam Books , 1996 Z1367491 1996 single work film/TV

An adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, set in the contemporary city of Verona Beach.

The Montagues and Capulets are two feuding families whose children meet, fall in love, but hide their relationship from their disapproving parents. There are also other obstacles in the way, such as Juliet's cousin Tybalt and Romeo's friend Mercutio.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: ca. 1595

Works about this Work

y separately published work icon Sweet Juliet Madeleine West , Richmond : Hardie Grant Egmont , 2019 14739071 2019 single work children's fiction children's

'Fancy Nancy meets Stage School in this adorable illustrated junior fiction series, starring Lily D! Romeo and Juliet, from Shakespeare’s play, were madly in love, but couldn’t be together. TRAGIC FACT! So when Lily D trains for the role of Juliet, she tries to learn what it’s like to love someone you’re not supposed to. She saves a star-crossed friendship, learns about real loyalty, and even walks in another character’s shoes. But can Lily D figure out whether true love really can conquer all?'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

y separately published work icon Broken Juliet Leisa Rayven , Sydney : Pan Macmillan Australia , 2015 8312998 2015 single work novel romance

'Cassie swore she'd never forgive Ethan for breaking her heart when they were in acting school years ago. He was her one great love, and when he refused to love her back, a part of her died forever...or so she thought. Now she and Ethan are sharing a Broadway stage, and he's determined to win her back. Finally he's able to say all the things she needed to hear years ago...but can she believe him? Has he really changed, and what makes this time different from all his other broken promises?The answer lies somewhere in the past, and now the truth will come to light.

'Will Cassie rediscover what it's like to be trusting and open again-the way she was before Ethan? Or is it too late for these star-crossed lovers?

'Don't miss this mesmerizing final chapter in the Bad Romeo duet, the unforgettable love story that captured the hearts of over two million fans online.' (Publication summary)

y separately published work icon Bad Romeo Leisa Rayven , Sydney : Pan Macmillan Australia , 2015 8312959 2015 single work novel romance

'Cassie Taylor was just another good girl acting student. Ethan Holt was the bad boy on campus. Then one fated casting choice for Romeo and Juliet changed it all. Like the characters they were playing onstage, Cassie and Ethan's epic romance seemed destined. Until it ended in tragedy when he shattered her heart.

'Now they've made it to Broadway where they're reunited as romantic leads once again - and their passionate scenes force them to confront the heartbreaking lows and pulse-pounding highs of their intense college affair. For Ethan, losing Cassie was his biggest regret–and he's determined to redeem himself. But for Cassie, even though Ethan was her first and only great love, he hurt her too much to ever be trusted again. The trouble is, when it comes to love, sometimes it's the things that aren't good for us that are the most irresistible.' (Publication summary)

Statespeare Nelle Lee , 2012 single work drama humour

'Studying Shakespeare Suckeths

'STATESPEARE', the Helpmann Award-nominated show that audiences (of all ages) across the country adored, is back and Barder than ever… For two nights only!

'Is Shakespeare still relevant? It’s the first rehearsal for the year 12’s Performance Task and Lachlan and Nerys know that with their knowledge of The Bard they cannot fail. Their allocated group members Jay and Rob don’t know the difference between Shakespeare and Schwarzenegger.

'As this mismatched foursome battle it out on the drama room floor they surprise and shock themselves as they gain a greater understanding of Shakespeare’s most famous plays including Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Titus Andronicus, Much Ado About Nothing, Othello, The Taming of the Shrew and Hamlet.

'Fast-paced and hilarious, don’t miss this very special opportunity to catch STATESPEARE as part of the 2013 Inaugural QLD Youth Shakespeare Festival. The Festival gives high school students the chance to compete against other talented Shakespeare fans for the chance to be part of a live Shakespeare stage show. The general public is encouraged to come along to the finals and see the students competing for this exciting opportunity.

'Originally co-produced with La Boite Theatre Company.' (Source: Brisbane Powerhouse website)

Romeo and Juliet Intensive Ned Manning , 2010 single work drama
'Romeo and Juliet' 1909 single work review
— Appears in: The Theatre : An Illustrated Monthly Devoted to the Stage , February 1909; (p. 8)

— Review of Romeo and Juliet William Shakespeare , 1595 single work drama
A brief review and cast list relating to the Sydney Muffs' production of Romeo and Juliet (Palace Theatre, Sydney; 11-12 February 1909).
An Old Actor's Story 1891 single work short story
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , November vol. 27 no. 318 1891; (p. 139-141)
Set in the English Midlands, a beautiful young actress wins the love of the famous husband she has separated from years before, jealous of his acting. The narrator befriends her. Includes scenes where they play Romeo and Juliet together, he still unaware of her identity. Light; rough warmth. (PB)
Romio and Julia : Bobby J. Studies Shakespeare Den , 1934 single work short story
— Appears in: The Herald , 4 May no. 17774 1934; (p. 6)
A November Night's Dream 1926 single work short story satire
— Appears in: The Black Swan : The Organ of the Guild of Undergraduates of the University of Western Australia , November vol. 10 no. 3 1926; (p. 9-11)
Love and Hate in Romeo and Juliet Ross Smith , 1966 single work criticism
— Appears in: North , no. 5 1966; (p. 81-93)
Who Was Mab, the Fairy Queen? Dulcie Deamer , 1928 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian Woman's Mirror , 10 April vol. 4 no. 20 1928; (p. 8)
May asserts that the mythical Queen Mab was the Irish Queen Maeve, who ruled appproximately 2000 years ago.
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