The drama “Romeo and Juliet” by William Shakespeare is set during the Renaissance. Typically, the Renaissance is regarded to have occurred between the 14 and fifteenth centuries. The sad play is set in northern Italy, and Verona is the principal city.
“Romeo and Juliet” is a tragedy about the youthful love between the households Capulet and Montague. The two families were already engaged in a feud when Romeo and Juliet’s courtship began. The two lovers elope to escape the family strife, but neither family is eager to make peace for the sake of love. Romeo and Juliet commit a terrible, avoidable double suicide in the end.