Compare and contrast romeo and juliet and west side story i am comparing and contrasting romeo and juliet and west side story i need help with a thesis statement for the differnce between the lovers in romeo and juliet and tthe lovers in west side story. Themes are central to understanding romeo and juliet as a play and identifying shakespeare's social and political commentary fate from the beginning, we know that the story of romeo and juliet will end in tragedy. The two books, romeo and juliet and west side story, are similar in many ways and different in many others the most obvious differences are the facts that romeo and tony die in different ways and that juliet dies while maria lives. Summary: essay discusses the similarities between the characters of romeo from romeo and juliet and tony from the west side story there are two main similarities between romeo, from the book romeo and juliet, and tony from the book the west side story the main similarities are how they meet. Franco zeffirelli, romeo and juliet (1968) film macmillan, the royal ballet's romeo and juliet (2013) ballet jerome robbins, west side story (1961) film.
In romeo and juliet, what are the differences and similarities between the characters of romeo and juliet what musical songs are similar to west side story what are the character traits of juliet in romeo and juliet by shakespeare. In west side story, after the dance, tony finds maria and uses the fire escape like in romeo and juliet when romeo searches for juliet and climbs up her balcony tony and maria set up a fake wedding in a bridal shop, and romeo and juliet go to friar to get married. Essay topic #3: the individual versus society much of romeo and juliet and west side story involves the lovers' struggles against public and social institutions that either explicitly or implicitly oppose the existence of their love.
Romeo notes that both he and paris are victims of fate and describes paris as: one writ with me in sour misfortune's book (v383) since paris experienced an unreciprocated love from juliet similar to romeo's unrequited love for rosaline. A west side story as well as each of the three versions of romeo and juliet had many similarities and differences the similarities and differences varied through language dialects, clothing, weaponry, and the impressions different people had from different parts of shakespeare's original. Romeo and juliet is all spoken while in west side story it is a muscial and its between maria and tony one of the other main differences is in romeo and juliet, juliet sees romeo dead and decides to kill herself. The major similarities in the conflicts are the fights between the two different gangs, or groups during romeo and juliet, the play opens with a conflict between servants from the montagues, and the capulets while in west side story, it's started out with a conflict between the sharks, and the jets. Movie compare and contrast there are many similarities and differences between the sixties version of romeo and juliet and the modern version of romeo and juliet it is very easy to spot these differences considering the time period each movie was set in.
For example, tony in west side story and romeo in romeo and juliet fulfill the same role as the young man in love notice the characters that seem to be unique to each story and what each contributes. An essay or paper on characters in romeo and juliet and the west side story in plays, as in real life, individuals actions can change the course of events in theirs, as well as, other individuals" lives. compare and contrast act 1 - scene 1 in the films romeo and juliet romeo and juliet, a tragedy of a star-crossed lovers, had written by shakespeare hundreds years ago it was the best tragedy in shakespeare's time, and even in now days, the story of romeo and juliet are still known as one of the best tragedy. Similarities and differences between romeo and juliet and west side story similarities and differences between romeo and juliet and west side story i have to write a five paragraph essay about the similarities and differences between romeo and juliet and west side story i have part of my pre-writing activity my teacher gave me down below.
Although juliet and west side story compare and contrast essay biography of romeo and his involvement in historical period that william shakespeare was adapted to show evidence for the magi / west side story. West side story and romeo and juliet is indeed different in many ways three incidents show romeo and juliet and west side story differs from one another the first thing shows the difference between maria and juliet, and romeo and tony. Ask students to write an essay listing out the differences between the plots of west side story and romeo and juliet and describe why the playwright for west side story needed the changes in the story to make their new tale work.
A comparison of romeo and juliet and west side story there is a lot in common between the two plays romeo and juliet and west side story the main male characters have many things in common. In romeo and juliet, shakespeare reveals to his audience that love is a powerful force that cannot be denied, which is also shown in the films west side story, gnomeo and juliet, romeo + juliet, and shakespeare in love west side story tells the tale of the forbidden romance between tony and maria. West side story is the modern day translation of romeo and juliet maria doesn't kill herself which is good because it shows she is more mature than juliet it is a very accurate modern day translation of romeo and juliet. Up while in romeo and juliet all of this is spoken, in west side story, this is written as music shared between maria and tony another major difference between these two stories is that in romeo.