The Queen's Speech: Miranda's revels now are ending, but island life looks such fun! 35 years after Miranda and her father Prospero left their island at the end of The Tempest, the Queen of Naples is making her Silver Jubilee speech. However all's not as it seems, and neither is she. Happy as Larry: Friar Lawrence faces criticism over star-crossed lovers fiasco. It's a year since the tragic deaths of Romeo and Juliet, Friar Lawrence is questioning his faith whilst attempting to rebuild his life, but time is running out.