The Chaos of Jealousy

Helena's Playlist

Jealousy Leads To Regret & Betrayal

In the play, Helena is always jealous of Hermia and constantly wishes that Demetrius will love her, while he chases after Hermia.
Nick Jonas - Jealous

Jealous - Nick Jonas

"Cause you’re too sexy, beautiful... I still get jealous."


When Helena first enters the play, she complains to Hermia about how she wishes Demetrius would love her. Hermia claims she rejects him but Helena just continues to complain.

Adele - Chasing Pavements [LYRICS]

Chasing Pavements - Adele

"Should I give up or should I just keep chasing pavements? Even if it leads nowhere."


Now Helena is following Demetrius while he tries to get her to leave. Helena continues to follow Demetrius, trying to get him to love her. Helena is hurt by Demetrius' insults.
A Place In This World - Taylor Swift - Lyrics

A Place In This World - Taylor Swift

"I don't know what I want, so don't ask me Cause I'm still trying to figure it out"


Helena is at this point confused because Demetrius and Lysander are both in love with her. This is because of the magical flower that makes you love that next thing you see.

Predictable - Good Charlotte

Helena is no longer confused and is becoming mad at her friends. She is mad because she thinks this is a all a big prank and they are just messing with her. The song didn't load but it describes being angry at people.

Queen - Too Much Love Will Kill You (Lyrics)

Too Much Love Will Kill You - Queen

"Too much love will kill you If you can't make up your mind"


Lysander and Demetrius are both in love with Helena and she is confused and sad because she thinks they're lying.

Switchfoot -- Love Alone Is Worth The Fight [Official Video]

Love Alone Is Worth The Fight - Switchfoot

"Love alone is worth the fight"


This song doesn't directly pertain to Helena, but Lysander and Demetrius are fighting for Helena's love. Helena would listen this to try to get through the fight.

The Beatles - I'm So Tired - Lyrics

I'm So Tired - The Beatles

"I'm so tired, I haven't slept a wink"


Helena, Lysander, Demetrius and Hermia are all tired and confused. They think the whole "love mix-up" was a dream, except for Demetrius who is still in love with Helena.

Don't Stop Believin' - Journey [w/ lyrics]

Don't Stop Believin' - Journey

"Don't stop believing"


Helena has sorted out all the craziness and still believes that she and Demetrius will end up together.

Pharrell Williams - Happy (official lyrics)

Happy - Pharrell Williams

"Because I'm happy..."


Helena is glad that Demetrius is in love with her even if she doesn't know it isn't real and that it is actually from a flower.

John Legend All Of Me Lyrics

All Of Me - John Legend

"All of me, Loves all of you"


This song covers all the love in this story. Lysander and Hermia are in love, and Demetrius and Helena are getting married. Everyone is happy.