Romeo & Juliet: The Folger Luminary Shakespeare reinvents tradition for the mobile age. Based on the Folger Shakespeare Library Edition of Romeo & Juliet, this app makes Shakespeare’s great tragedy accessible to all readers.
• Enjoy a full-length audio performance of Romeo & Juliet from the Folger Theatre. The play text scrolls as you listen. Additional takes provide alternative performances of key passages.
• Learn from the world’s leading Shakespeare experts in convenient, accessible commentaries on the play.
• Explore meticulously accurate texts, with scene-by-scene action summaries, and full explanatory notes from the Folger Editions, the choice of teachers and students for decades.
• Discover fascinating historical images from the Folger Shakespeare Library’s collections
• Build a private network and share your notes, assignments, and commentaries with your friends, students, or peers—right within the app.
• Create your own collection of key passages, annotate them, and share with friends, colleagues, and readers worldwide.
• Customize your experience. The Folger Luminary Shakespeare: Romeo & Juliet is quiet when you need it, social when you want it.
Discover Shakespeare as never before with Folger Luminary Shakespeare. Tradition reinvented for the mobile age.
We've updated the app to better support iOS 8 and to address user reported issues. We hope you enjoy the added stability and robustness; please email us if you experience any issues.
- Luminary Digital Media LLC
- 585.9 MB
- Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPad.
- Age Rating
- Rated 12+ for the following:
- Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
- Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
- Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
- © 2013 Luminary Digital Media LLC and Simon & Schuster, Inc.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.