English Literature / Drama GCSE: Romeo and Juliet - Act 2, Scene 2 - The Balcony

Romeo steals into the Capulet garden to find Juliet on her bedroom balcony, talking to herself.

Romeo makes his presence known and overcome with love, they agree to marry, despite the feud between their families.

This short film is from the BBC series, Shakespeare Unlocked.

Teacher Notes

You could show this scene to your students after they've watched the Act 2, Scene 2 workshops, to demonstrate how the learning points translated into the final production.

Curriculum Notes

This short film is suitable for teaching GCSE English literature and drama in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and National 4/ 5 in Scotland.

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