The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.005 Wednesday, 1 January 2003
Date: Wednesday, 1 Jan 2003 12:14:51 -0000
Subject: 13.2478 Re: Questions
Comment: Re: SHK 13.2478 Re: Questions
>>Romeo & Juliet: The final line of the play reverses the name order
>>of the title to Juliet & her Romeo. Might it be because she has finally
>>won power over a patriarchal society?
When I was trying to be an actor in the seventies the common practice in
rehearsal was to end the play with a new couplet: 'For never was a play
more wet / Than this of Romeo and his Juliet.'
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