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This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about Act 2 of Romeo and Juliet for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:
- Scene summaries for all six scenes in the act
- Act 2 characters
- Major events in Act 2
1. Romeo and Juliet Act 2 - Scene 1 Summary
Read on for a summary of Act 2 Scene 1 of Shakespeare's famous tragedy about star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet. It is followed by a short quiz to check your understanding.
2. Romeo and Juliet Act 2, Scene 2: Summary
In this lesson, you'll find a short summary of the famous balcony scene, or Act 2, Scene 2, of William Shakespeare's tragic romantic play ''Romeo and Juliet.''
3. Romeo and Juliet Act 2, Scene 3 Summary
The morning after meeting Juliet, Romeo heads to Friar Laurence to set his plans into action. Act 2, Scene 3 represents a turning point in 'Romeo and Juliet' and shows that the best of intentions can turn out in the worst of ways.
4. Romeo and Juliet Act 2 - Scene 4 Summary
This lesson provides readers with a concise summary of Act 2, Scene 4 of Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet.' It also includes a short quiz to check comprehension.
5. Romeo and Juliet Act 2 - Scene 5 Summary
This lesson summarizes Act 2, Scene 5 of Shakespeare's tragedy ''Romeo and Juliet.'' In the scene, the Nurse brings news of Romeo's intentions to the impatiently awaiting Juliet. The scene closes with Juliet's departure for her secret marriage.
6. Romeo and Juliet Act 2 - Scene 6 Summary
In the sixth scene of the second act of ''Romeo and Juliet'', Friar Lawrence gives Romeo cautionary advice about rushing into marriage, and intimates that there might be potential trouble brewing over this marriage.
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Other chapters within the Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare: Study Guide course
- Romeo and Juliet Study Literary & Historical Context
- Romeo and Juliet Characters
- Romeo and Juliet Act 1 & Prologue Summary & Study Guide
- Romeo and Juliet Act 3 Summary & Study Guide
- Romeo and Juliet Act 4 Summary & Study Guide
- Romeo and Juliet Act 5 Summary & Study Guide
- Romeo and Juliet Analysis
- Teaching Romeo and Juliet