Romeo and Juliet
|Name:||Romeo and Juliet|
|Date(s):||1590s - present|
|Medium:||theatre, films, musicals, opera, etc|
|Country of Origin:||United Kingdom|
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Romeo and Juliet has been adapted numerous times for stage, film, musical and opera. It's also inspired numerous other films, books, and television shows.
- West Side Story (1961), a Broadway musical adaptation of the Romeo and Juliet story, set in 1950s New York
- Romeo + Juliet (1996), the film stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes in the leading roles.
- Romeo x Juliet (2007), is an anime loosely based on the play.
- Warm Bodies (2010, 2013), a "zombie romance" novel and film that makes numerous allusions to Romeo and Juliet.
- Servants with Torches by Jane St Clair. An influential early prose work dating from 2000, featuring one of the common slash pairings, Romeo/Mercutio (originally published at )
- Waste Our Lights In Vain by Nifra Idril. A widely recommended work in a lyrical prose style, one of the earliest fruits of the Yuletide exchange; Romeo/Mercutio (2004)
- Kissing Cousins by fic_madness, Juliet is curious about desire and love and marriage. (Tybalt/Juliet, cousin incest) (2010)