Romeo and Juliet Act 4 Scene 1
Updated: 4/9/2021
Romeo and Juliet Act 4 Scene 1

Storyboard Text

  • Thursday!? It is so soon!
  • I don't approve.
  • Lord Capulet insists on Thursday. Juliet has become depressed after Tybalt's death, this marriage will end her mourning.
  • Juliet enters...
  • Romeo
  • She is my lady, my wife! I will leave you to your devotions.
  • I love him.
  • Paris leaves...
  • I would rather DIE than marry him!
  • No! I have an idea! You don't need to kill yourself. If you are willing to die for your true love, Romeo, I have another plan for you.
  • When you go home, agree to marry Paris. On the night before your wedding, drink this potion and you will appear dead for 42 hours. Your family will lay you to rest in the Capulet tomb. I will send a friar to Romeo. When you wake up, you will run away to Mantua with Romeo.
  • Love give me strength. Goodbye, Friar Laurence