Location: Churchyard in Verona
Time: Thursday Night
Characters: Paris, Page, Romeo, Balthasar, Friar Lawrence, Juliet, Captain of the Watch, Second Watchman, Third Watchman, Prince, Lady Capulet, Capulet, Montague
Events: Romeo goes to visit the Capulet tomb and meets Paris there. Paris thinks Romeo is there to defile their tomb so he fights him and Romeo comes out victorious. He sees Juliet’s ‘dead’ body and decides to kill himself. Friar Lawrence is only seconds too late. Juliet wakes up and sees Romeo’s dead body and grabs his dagger and stabs herself. Friar Lawrence turns up too late. The Watchmen turn up and find the dead bodies and the two families turn up too. Friar Lawrence tells them what happened and the two families decide to end their battle and build a statue of each others child.
Quote: “Where be these enemies? Capulet, Montague? See what a scourge is laid upon your hate.”