Radiohead's "Exit Music (For a Film)" as a Romeo and Juliet teaching tool
In the first verse Yorke sings "Wake from your sleep/ The drying of your tears/ Today we escape, we escape." "What is he singing about in the first verse?" I ask as I begin discussion of the song. "About how Romeo and Juliet just want to escape from the ...
Star-Cross’d Songs for Star-Cross’d Lovers
Mr. Kukul said he had been concerned at first that “the sadness that can be heard in Jeff’s music, combined with the sadness in ‘Romeo and Juliet,’ might be too ... songs like “Grace” — which Romeo sings moments before he kills himself ...
Sins Country hits charts with ‘Romeo and Juliet Sparks’
created a mainstream country single called “Romeo and Juliet Sparks” that’s at No. 63 after only six weeks on the Music Row Country Breakout Chart. The couple are releasing a six-song EP on July 29. Joe Sins was a longtime Twentynine Palms resident ...
Music inspires update to Rowan's 'Romeo & Juliet'
When looking for inspiration to modernize Shakespeare’s “Romeo & Juliet” — opening tonight at Rowan’s Tohill Theatre — David Sullivan turned to music. “In trying to understand the world in which the play was written ... to translate the text ...
Barbra Streisand plays Shakespeare's Juliet, in song
On her new CD, "What Matters Most: Barbra Streisand Sings the ... great concert songs "As If We Never Said Goodbye" -- and she revealed that when she sang "I'll Never Say Goodbye," she was playing Shakespeare's heroine from "Romeo and Juliet."