"Romeo is disguised by a mask. Romeo sees beautiful Juliet - it is love at first sight."
"They learn they belong to the opposing families of Montague and Capulet. Despite the conflicting loyalties to their families they swear their love for each other and decide to marry."
"Benvolio and Mercutio (Montague faction) meet Tybalt (Capulet faction). Mercutio is killed by Tybalt."
"Romeo revenges the death of Mercutio and kills Tybalt."
"Prince of Verona banishes Romeo from Verona."
"Juliet refuses her father’s wishes to marry Paris and decides she will commit suicide rather than betray Romeo"
"Friar Laurence advises Juliet to pretend to take poison and fake her death, allowing her to escape to Romeo. Knowing she will escape Juliet “agrees” to marry Paris. Her delighted father brings the wedding forward to Wednesday."
"The Capulet family learn that their daughter Juliet is dead. The wedding preparat ions are changed to those of a funeral."
"Devastated he plans to return to Verona to see the dead body of Juliet - he plans to commit suicide"
"Romeo looks at Juliet in her coffin. Paris sees him, they fight and Paris is killed. Romeo then takes the poison - just as Juliet awakes. Romeo dies and then Juliet stabs herself to death."