Wits School Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet
(Replaces 'Out of Print' ISBN 9781869034795)
Edited by: V. Houliston, Z. Mtsaka, J. Farrands, J. Parmenter, H. Davies
Romeo and Juliet stands out as among the great plays of English drama and has become the most famous love story in the world.
People who have never read Shakespeare know the story of the two lovers from enemy families who defy their parents' wishes and their tragic fate.
Romeo addressing Juliet on her balcony in the famous 'balcony scene' is one of the most well-known references in world literature. What is it that makes this play so powerful and memorable?
Wits School Shakespeare provides South African learners with truly South African editions of Shakespeare's best known plays to enhance learner's understanding and enjoyment of the plays in contemporary Africa.