|Romeo lovesick for Rosaline as she has broken up with him.
|A street fight between the Montagues and Capulets.
|The Capulet Ball. Romeo comes is disguise
|Romeo sees Juliet. Love at first site.
|The Capulets arrange for Juliet to marry Paris, kin to the Prince.
|After the ball, Romeo and Julia meet on the balcony. Juliet proposes marriage.
|Friar Lawrence agrees to marry Romeo and Juliet that afternoon.
|Tybalt sends a letter to Romeo that he is out for revenge for the Montagues crashing the party.
|Romeo and Juliet married in secret by Friar Lawrence.
|Nurse learns of the events and plans to help Romeo climb to Juliet’s room that night.
|Tybalt draws his sword on Romeo to avenge the Montagues crashing the ball.
|Benvolio and Mercutio (Montague faction) meet Tybalt (Capulet faction). Mercutio is killed by Tybalt.
|Romeo revenges the death of Mercutio and kills Tybalt.
|Prince of Verona banishes Romeo from Verona.
|Unaware of the wedding Capulet arranges for Juliet to marry Paris on Thursday
|Juliet refuses to marry Paris and will commit suicide is necessary.
|Friar Laurence hatches plan to give Juliet a fake death potion so she can escape with Romeo. He sends a note of the plan to Romeo.
|Juliet agrees with plan and then lies to her father that she will marry Paris.
|Juliet takes the potion even though she is quite fearful.
|The Nurse discovers the “dead” Juliet. The Capulet family learn that their daughter Juliet is dead. The wedding preparations are changed to those of a funeral.
|Letter from Friar never reaches Romeo. He learns of Juliet’s death. Wants to see her body and then commit suicide. Goes to apothecary for poison.
|Romeo goes to vault. Paris is hiding in bushes then confronts Romeo. Romeo and Paris fight and Paris dies
|Romeo places PAris in the vault and drinks poison.He falls and dies.
|Juliet wakes up and understand what has happened.She takes dagger and stabs herself and dies.
|Montagues and Capulets arrive. They understand their hatred has caused this and end their feud.
Romeo and Juliet Order of Events
August 30, 2019