Act 3 Summary. 1. Act III: Banishment Central Issue : romantic love versus family loyalty Theme : love as a brutal emotion, leading to defiance of family, religion, & society 2. Soliloquy : a speech made to the audience, when a character is alone on stage
Choose from a play a scene which you find amusing or moving or disturbing.
Explain how the scene provokes this response and discuss how this aspect of the scene contributes to your understanding of the play as a whole.