The New York Times Company. The video then transitions back into the modern-day college campus as Gaston walks toward Swift and they gaze into each other's eyes, where the video concludes. Swift emerged to upper level of the stage, from below, donning a crimson, 18th century gown with a golden accents. How is this scene dramatically powerful? Family and gangs fighting, people falling in love, and death. Love has proved to be a very powerful emotion throughout Romeo and Juliet as their deaths confirm that they. Gaston was eventually eliminated and Swift contacted him immediately to film the video. I've actually read Romeo and Juliet-it's a great story-and, well, the lyrics and the music are just beautiful.
Tybalt arrives and the fighting worsens. The song was included on all of Swift's headlining tours, the 2009—10 , the 2011—12 , the 2013—14 , the 2015 and the 2018. Swift wrote the track on her bedroom floor in approximately twenty minutes, feeling too inspired to put the song down unfinished. Mandi Bierly of was concerned about the video marking Swift's artistic evolution because it seemed too expensive and made her wonder if anything else about Swift would change. However, she replaced Romeo and Juliet 's original conclusion with a. The song's accompanying was directed by , who directed the majority of Swift's prior videos. In mainland, the track peaked at number ten on the Chart, number six in , number seven in , and at number ten in.
We will also look at the imagery in the video clip. Romeo Juliet was written by Shakespeare in 1594 the setting is Verona, Itlay. The microphone had a new old stock tube that was designed and built by country singer, record producer, and for Chapman. Scroll through the page-list below until year 2012 to obtain certification. Our reading session will be to talk to the author and unpack the lyrics to see whether they are referring to the story.
The video is a that drew influences from the , , and 1813 eras. I put out 2-3 new videos every week. After nine weeks on the chart, the song peaked at number three on the week ending April 6, 2009. They all agree that the text and music, as well as Swift's interpretation are incredible and that this is a stunning pop song, one of her best singles ever. The melody is simple, containing a rushy pace which continually grows and concludes with a to.
Romeo rushes into things and appears to be in search of love whereas Juliet is young and naïve and easily seduced by his charm. It is set in and has a moderate of 120 beats per minute. This play is a tragedy because the hero and heroine both died at the end of this play due to the feud of the two families. Archived from on July 27, 2010. Archived from on September 15, 2008. As a result, she predicted the song would have much commercial success in the country music industry.
And it is one of the best love stories ever told, but it's a tragedy. The lyrics are about a love interest that her family and friends wouldn't agree with. Romeo and Juliet was a real character and like a song of Taylor she was real inlove on joe but at the story end they were not meant 4 each other!!!! The soliloquy is one dramatic device used by Shakespeare for various purposes: to compensate. In the United States, the song peaked at number four on the and sold over 6 million paid digital downloads, becoming Swift's best-selling single to date and was once the best-selling download by a female country solo artist. Note: insert 200915 into search.
The song was covered by band Sky Tells All featuring. Kate Kiefer of magazine recognized the song to be Swift's best and added that once the lyrics are learned, it is impossible to not sing along. This scene provides one of the key parts to the play, the meeting between the soon to be lovers, Romeo and Juliet. Archived from on June 2, 2010. Swift and Gaston meet in the field right in front of the castle and hold each other. Romeo and Juliet, in a nutshell, is a play.
It takes a wonderful person to take a tragic story and change it into a witty and easy to relate to Love Story. This particular intertextuality is homage as it refers to the original yet it isnt a parody instead it shows respect towards the play. Archived from on September 18, 2010. It's better then the real story though. Swift had previously desired to film a period piece music video because of its distinctiveness from modern videos and videos she had filmed. It stayed at number one for two weeks and charted for a total of thirteen weeks on Billboard Hot Country Songs.