Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet is a tragic play written by William Shakespeare, who demonstrates how one couples love, fate and destiny can over power the feud between the Montague and the Caplets. The play opens up with the servants of the Montague and Capulet families quarreling and fighting in the streets of Verona, Italy. The two families have been through many battles and share a huge amount of hatred for one another. As the play goes on, Romeo finds out that his love Juliet feels the same love and passion that he shares and feels that he needs to express it immediately. Romeo is a character who I can relate to because of his eagerness to never give up and his passion that he holds for his fellow Montague’s and he strive to always do his best. During life, I was faced upon a time when I really had true deep feelings for a girl and my parents felt different. I was 16 ...view middle of the document...
My life experiences can best relate to the character of Romeo. Romeo is young man who is deeply in love and doesn’t let his fears overpower his emotions. I took a stand against my parents just as Romeo did and decided that I wasn’t going to let my parents take away something that made me happy.
During the play of Romeo and Juliet, the character’s use and show different lighting and colors to fulfill the act of violence as well as the Harmony of Love. During the battle scene between Romeo and Tybalt, Romeo wears bright colors such as Blue and white to symbolizes his heroic character during the play. Tybalt is a man who likes to be the center of attention and has be the leader of the pack; he is a very strong and threatening man who likes only his ways. During the play, Tibet wears dark clothing such as red and black to help symbolize his part as a villain during the play. During the play of Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare uses symbolic colors, sounds and scenarios to let the audience know and understand the whole visual of what is happening at a specific time.
During the many different views of the play, there are many different lighting and actions that happen through out the movie that helped build up the scene to be as good as it truly is. In the new epic version with Leonardo Dicipario, Romeo and mercutio first meet Tybalt and the Capulet’s on the hot Miami Beach during the day. Trouble begins to emerge between the two hated families and the sunny day turns into a grey dark nightmare. Clouds begin to appear in the sky and the wind starts to build to let the audience know that trouble is beginning to emerge. The fight breaks out and the action begins to build as so does the wind and the storm. Thunder and lighting begins to startle the scene and the two characters find themselves in a life or death situation as the noise comes to a complete silence and the sound focus only on one object and the sound of a bullet begins to emerge as Mercutio begins to fall on the floor in dead silence, covering the wound that has just pierced his body as he bleeds to death and the on the cold Miami sand.