Homework Help

What century was Romeo and Juliet set in?When was it first performed?

user profile pic

wakester1990 | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted March 28, 2007 at 11:09 PM via web

dislike 1 like

What century was Romeo and Juliet set in?

When was it first performed?

3 Answers | Add Yours

user profile pic

janeyb | (Level 2) Associate Educator

Posted March 28, 2007 at 11:27 PM (Answer #1)

dislike 0 like

The play is set in fourteenth century Verona.

user profile pic

brendawm | High School Teacher | (Level 1) Educator

Posted December 26, 2007 at 11:20 AM (Answer #4)

dislike 0 like

Romeo and Juliet is set during the Renaissance in either the fourteenth or fifteenth century in the northern Italy cities of Verona and Mantua. It is believed that the play was first performed between 1594 and 1595.



user profile pic

muahahah101 | Student, Grade 9 | (Level 1) Honors

Posted October 25, 2012 at 10:49 PM (Answer #5)

dislike 0 like

between the 1500-1600 in verona italy 

Join to answer this question

Join a community of thousands of dedicated teachers and students.

Join eNotes