Romeo and Juliet Plot

Exposition street fight, prince’s new law, Romeo loves Rosaline
Inciting Incident Romeo and Juliet realize they are in love with their enemy! Act I.5
Rising Action Act II-V: Romeo and Juliet get engaged (balcony scene), RJ get married, fight scene, banishment; the plot thickens with bad plans gone worse
Turning Point (Crisis) Romeo kills Tybalt (still part of rising action) Act 3.1
Climax Romeo and Juliet commit suicide in Act V.3
Falling Action everybody shows up, the story comes out (Friar explains everything) Act V.3
Resolution Capulet and Montage make peace, build golden statues for each other’s child Act V.3

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