Please join StudyMode to read the full document. Prospero speaks directly to the audience. He asks them to forgive him his wrongdoing in the play and by applauding to set him free. The play is similar to other Shakespearean comedies as it seeks forgiveness and marriage as resolution. In The Tempest Prospero concludes by forgiving all those who supplanted him and Caliban who plotted to murder him. However unlike other comedies there are very serious issues raised within the play such as slavery and exile. At this time stories were returning from distant islands about abundant natural utopias and also of brutish native savages.
Essay Examples. In literature as in life, characters are multi-dimensional beings. They possess a wide variety of character traits that make them who they are.
Love is simple and yet so utterly complex. Love is that which has the power to build you up and when taken away has the potential to knock you down. The Tempest by William Shakespeare is a political play with a love story woven throughout it. This tale. William Shakespeare's The Tempest Generally acknowledged as one of Shakespeare's final plays, 'The Tempest' may be described as a romantic tragi-comedy - where love and contentment prosper despite the threatening presence of evil forces.