On June 3, 2021 the Folger hosts its Virtual Book Club, featuring a discussion of Sweet Sorrow by David Nicholls. To prepare for the discussion, we have pulled together a list of resources related to Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet, and summer performance.
LEARN more about Romeo and Juliet
LISTEN to related podcasts
- Episode 4: Shakespeare Outdoors
- Episode 12: Romeo and Juliet Through the Ages
- Episode 60: Shakespeare and Girlhood
- Episode 113: Olivia Hussey: The Girl on the Balcony
- Episode 165: Simon Godwin on Romeo and Juliet
EXPLORE articles on summer Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet, and love
- Outdoor Shakespeare: The pioneers of a summer tradition
- Summer Shakespeare memories: Picnics, thunderstorms, and wildlife interruptions
- Romeo and Juliet: Is Shakespeare’s famous love story actually a play about violence?
- Excerpt – The Girl on the Balcony by Olivia Hussey
- 20 Shakespeare quotes about love
RUN YOUR LINES by putting these passages in order
Words, Words, Words discusses David Nicholls’s Sweet Sorrow on June 3, 2021. The event is free, but registration is required through our website.