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English: Romeo and Juliet


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Bloom's Literature

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Books in the CBL

Take a look in the Christopher Brennan Library for books that will supplement your learning and understanding of Romeo and Juliet.

Critical Analysis Videos


This Lib Guide supports the year 10 Shakespeare in Adaptation study of Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet is a Shakespearean tragedy about tow young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families. The play has been adapted to screenplay in 1935 by George Cukor, 1968 by Franco Zeffirelli and most recently in 1996 by Baz Luhrmann.

Useful Weblinks

William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare
ABOUT THE AUTHOR William Shakespeare brief biography, pictures, quotes and related articles. 

William Shakespeare: The life and legacy of England's bard This link is to a BBC resource presented as a timeline, with quotes, images and links to further content.

Critical Analysis of Romeo and Juliet

Adaptations of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet

1996 Baz Luhrmann film

2013 British-American film adaptation, written by Julian Fellowes and directed by Carlo Carlei

2011 Animated film

1968 British-Italian film directed by Franco Zeffirelli

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