Type
Crossword
Description

Birth place of William Shakespeare Stratford upon Avon
A male member of the Montague family Romeo
A Step's song mimicking Shakespeare's plays Tragedy
Juliet's family name Capulet
Shakespeare's profession Playwright
Romeo's family name Montague
The first name of Shakespeare's wife Ann
Who was Romeo's lover Juliet
The last play that Shakespeare wrote alone The Tempest
Which of Shakespeare's plays do the Three Witches appear Macbeth
"But I will wear my heart upon my sleeve..." Is a famous quote from which Shakespeare play Othello
The name of his famous theatre in London Globe
The name of a king that died in the battle of Bosworth Field is also the name of a Shakespeare play Richard the third
His first name William
A modern day floating city in Italy Venice

Shakespeare Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

17th-century London theatre for Shakespeare’s acting company Globe
In which play would you find the quote, “A pair of star-cross’d lovers take their life”? RomeoandJuliet
Shakespeare play featuring daughters Goneril, Regan and Cordelia King Lear
Who is the Queen of Fairies in A Midsummer Night's Dream? Titania
From which play does a ghost chillingly call out to the main character: "Remember me"? Hamlet
In which play would you find the quote, "If music be the food of love, play on" Twelfth Night
How many children did Shakespeare have? Three
Shakespeare wrote 37 plays and 154 ____ Sonnets
Name of the town Shakespeare was born Stratford-Upon-Avon
Name of Shakespeare's wife Anne Hathaway
"Shall I compare thee to a ____'s day" - Sonnet 18 opening line summer
Name of the play with the characters Iago, Desdemona and Cassio Othello
Where in Italy is Romeo and Juliet set in? Verona
What is the global campaign name for British Council's celebration of Shakespeare's 400th anniversary? ShakespeareLives
Which month is Shakespeare Day set in? April

Romeo and Juliet Crossword Puzzle Key

Type
Crossword
Description

This male is from the House of Capulet and he bites his thumb at people Sampson
This man is Romeo's cousin Benvolio
This Capulet kills Mercutio Tybalt
This man is a Capulet and he forces his daughter into marriage Lord Capulet
This Capulet lady has a daughter engaged to Paris Lady Capulet
This lord has a son who kills Tybalt Lord Montague
This lady dies of grief from her son's death Lady Montague
This Montague talks of fairies and dies because of Tybalt Mercutio
This Capulet is very talkitive and thinks Paris is a good suitor Nurse
This man comes up with the plan to reunite Romeo and Juliet Friar Laurence
This man was in charge of delivering the message of the plan to Romeo ( he failed to do so) Friar John
This person dies because he killed Mercutio Tybalt
This person's last request was to be laid with Juliet Paris
This Montague died of posion Romeo
This person died of a dagger wound Juliet
This person sold Romeo posion apothecary
This person has a name that rhymes with rinse Prince
This person can't read and asks Romeo for help servant

Romeo and Juliet Act 1 Prologue & Scene 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

House Sampson and Gregory belong to Capulet
Who needs a crutch? LordCapulet
Convention used in Prologue foreshadowing
the length of the play twohours
setting of the play verona
ruler of the town princeescalus
number of civil brawls three
peace-maker benvolio
war-maker tybalt
house Benvolio belongs to montague
convention used in Lines 134-135 rhymingcouplet
Benvolio and Tybalt are foils
role Lady Capulet plays comicrelief
Gesture Sampson makes towards Montagues bitesthumb
the play romeo and juliet is classified as a... tragedy
wrote Romeo and Juliet shakespeare
Convention used in Lines 51-52 aside

Shakespear Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

One of shakepeares nicknames Bard of Avon
Shakespeares first name William
Where was shakespeare born? Stratford upon Avon England
The total number of plays shakeseare wrote Thirty seven
A tragic love play written by Shakespeare, one of his most know plays Romeo & Juliet
His wifes name Anne Hathaway
One of shakespears biggest fans Queen Elizabeth I
What genre where most of his first playwrites History
What month was Shakespear born April
What was one of Shakespears job titles Play-writer
What is the name of the theater associated with Shakespear The Globe
How tall is the Globe Five feet
What did Shakespear write poems

William Shakespeare Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

King Lear
Global Theater
Othello
Tempest
Macbeth
Anne Hathaway
Juliet
Romeo
Hamlet
tragedy
Death
love
William
Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

“You kiss by the ________” Book
Romeo’s suicide method. Poison
The Prologue is written in this poetic form. Sonnet
“Do you bite your_________ at us sir?” thumb
Act II scene II is also known as the __________ scene. Balcony
Juliet stabs herself with a __________. dagger
He throws a party in Act One. lord capulet
Where does Romeo go when he is banished? Mantua
Mercutio calls Tybalt the King of ______. cats
Friar Laurence hopes this will end if Romeo and Juliet marry. feud
Who wrote Romeo and Juliet? William Shakespeare
Romeo is ______ after killing Tybalt. banished
Romeo’s last name. Monatgue
Juliet's last name. Capulet
In Act Three, the Nurse tells Juliet she’s better off with __________. paris
He has a speech about Queen Mab. Mercutio
“_________art thou Romeo?” wherefore
“I am ________’s fool!” fortune
This disease caused Friar John to not deliver the letter. plague
Romeo’s love at the beginning of the play. rosaline
Who marries Romeo and Juliet? friar lawrence
Romeo and Juliet are _______________ lovers. starcrossed
Location of the play verona
He and Sampson open the play. gregory
“Then I ________ you stars!” defy
Juliet is closer to her _______ than her mother. nurse

Romeo and Juliet: Act IV Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

against the earlier courting of which her Lord insisted upon. LADYCAPULET
the character who gives Juliet the plan to escape her marriage. FRIARLAURENCE
A literary device. We know that Juliet isn't dead, but Bathazar does not. DRAMATICIRONY
the substance given to Juliet by Friar Laurence. SLEEPINGPOTION
previous caretaker to Juliet, character who told the Lady of her "death". NURSE
Lord Capulet called his servants "loggerheads" when going to fetch wood. PUN
major theme of the act, Juliet fakes this in order to avoid her first arranged marriage. DEATH
This Montague was the reason Juliet put her plan into motion. ROMEO
"I'd chain myself to a bear, rather than marry Paris!!" HYPERBOLE
This character's arranged marriage drives her to fake her death. PARIS
Peter and the Musicians interrupt the scene of Juliet's family grieving in a humorous way. COMICRELIEF
"Death has tied up my tongue." PERSONIFICATION
"Death lies on her like an untimely frost." SIMILE
The character who drank the sleeping potion. JULIET
Character that pushed Juliet to go through with her plan at an earlier date, due to his impatience. LORDCAPULET
Lady Capulet's nephew, who in this act was dead and caused Juliet grief. Was also hotheaded. TYBOLT

Romeo and Juliet Act II Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A reference to a well-known person, place, or thing allusion
Unrhymed iambic pentameter blank verse
Juliet's family name capulet
The author's use of clues to hint at future events foreshadowing
A deliberate exaggeration hyperbole
Romeo and Juliet agree to it after knowing each other for less than 24 hours marriage
He enjoys making fun of Romeo and the Nurse Mercutio
Romeo's family name Montague
Juliet asks Romeo not to swear by it, unless his love is changeable moon
Juliet sends this person to meet with Romeo on her behalf and discuss wedding plans Nurse
He is the Nurse's "man", but doesn't defend her against Mercutio's insults Peter
He falls in and out of love quickly Romeo
Unlike ____________, Juliet returns Romeo's love Rosaline
A comparison between two unlike things using like or as simile
He sends a challenge to Romeo Tybalt
The setting of Romeo and Juliet (the city) Verona
a comparison made between to seemingly unlike objects metaphor
He worries that Romeo falls in love too quickly, but he hopes to end the families' feud Friar Laurence
Juliet says, "What's in a _______?" name
Romeo's friend and Montague's nephew Benvolio

Romeo and Juliet Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who is Capulet's daughter? Juliet
Who is Montague's son? Romeo
Who is related to Mercutio? Prince
Who is Montague's nephew and Romeo's Friend? Benvolio
Who married Romeo and Juliet? Friar Lawence
Who takes care of Juliet? Nurse
Who does Romeo kill? Tybalt
What does Lady Capulet plan to kill Romeo with? poison
Who does Capulet plan to marry Juliet to? Paris
Who is Romeo's servant and friend? Balthasar
Who is Tybalt's uncle? Capulet
Who is Nurse's personal servant? Peter
Where does Romeo flee to? Mantua
Where does the story take place? Verona
Who gives Romeo the poison? Apothecary
What does Juliet kill herself with? dagger
What is the Blind Bow-Boy's Butt Shaft? Cupid's blunt arrow
Who wrote the play? Shakespeare
Who does Romeo love in the beginning of the play? Roseline
Who dies over Romeo's banishment? Lady Montague

Romeo and Juliet Cast of Characters Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Son of MONTAGUE ROMEO
Montague coursin of ROMEO BENVOLIO
Montague servant to ROMEO BALTHASAR
Montague servant ABRAM
Sells poison to ROMEO APOTHECARY
Carries message to FRIAR LAWRENCE FRIAR JOHN
Father of ROMEO MONTAGUE
Franciscan who marries ROMEO & JULIET FRIAR LAWRENCE
Daughter of CAPULET JULIET
Mother of ROMEO LADY CAPULET
Father of JULIET CAPULET
Prince of Verona PRINCE ESCALUS
Capulet cousin of JULIET TYBALT
Count to wed JULIET PARIS
Woman who ROMEO is in love with ROSALINE
Capulet Servants SAMPSON
Capulet servant #2 GREGORY
Capulet servant to JULIET NURSE
ROMEO'S best friend MERCUTIO
Capulet servant to the NURSE PETER
Functions as Narrator CHORUS