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CLIP 9903

Romeo and Juliet: Act 2 Scene 6 - rehearsals

Romeo and Juliet: Act 2 Scene 6 - rehearsals
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Key Info
  • Romeo and Juliet: Act 2 Scene 6 - rehearsals
  • Duration: 03:38
  • A director visits the ruins at Coventry Cathedral with actors playing Romeo, Juliet and Friar Lawrence to practice Act 2 Scene 6 where the friar agrees to marry the couple. They rehearse using modern wedding vows to help them relate to the characters and their situation. The director focuses on Friar Lawrence's reaction to meeting Juliet and how he feels about them getting married.
  • Subject:

    Drama

       Topic:

    Explorative Strategies

  • Keywords: wedding, marriage, William Shakespeare, WhenRomeoMetJuliet, Romeo and Juliet, Act 2 Scene 6,
Ideas for use in class
  • In conjunction with a dramatic performance of 'Romeo and Juliet'. Exploring the role of Friar Lawrence. Analysing Shakespeare's use of language.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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