Romeo, Benvolio, and their good friend Mercutio, crash a Capulet party in hopes of seeing Rosaline, but instead Romeo sees Juliet. Romeo then finds out that Juliet is a Capulet and Juliet finds out that Romeo is a Montague.
Complication: Arranged Marriage
When the lovers finally get some time alone later that night, they decide that the family feud doesn't matter and they wanted to be together. They then enlist the help of some adults who should know better: Juliet's nurse and Romeos confessor.
Tybalt is so furious that Romeo crashed the Capulet party he decided to challenge Romeo to a duel. Tybalt then kills Mercutio and Romeo kills Tybalt for revenge. Romeo flees the scene just before the Prince shows up to pronounce him banished. After Romeo and Juliet spend one night together Romeo has to leave for Mantua.
Just as Romeo climbed out the window Juliet's father walked in the room, he is forcing Juliet into marrying Paris, but she is already married. She then runs to the Friar begging for help. The solution is that she will drink a potion that will make her appear as if she is dead. But when she wakes up in her family tomb, Romeo will be waiting for her.