Hostility in Romeo and Juliet
... in Romeo and Juliet
Trying to give explications on the great play of William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet, 1597, from the view of a director, the play’s written script and its actual performance should be contrasted and compared. Of course, original text could be helpful on how the play might be staged, and, ultimately, some suggestions should be provided on what is this play about. Similar to Franco Ziffirelli’s motto “great love is the great antidote of the great hate,” my own theme of this play as an overall message should be firstly proposed, making some implicit things, such as love and hostility, viewed explicitly and analyzed thoroughly in the current research.
Accordingly, the theme of the...