What Is The Pivotal Moment In Act 3 Of The Tempest

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In the final scene of Act 3 in Shakespeare’s The Tempest there is a pivotal moment in the plot where Ariel exposes herself to the band of Nobles. The reader encounters Alonso, Sebastian, Gonzalo, and Antonio all of whom have become exhausted from walking throughout the island. As Alonso is complaining and informing all his comrades that he can go no further, Sebastian and Antonio are conspiring to kill him since he is weak when he is tired. As they are doing this music starts playing from an unknown source and creatures come to set a banquet up for the foreigners.
At first they a skeptical about eating what was brought to them but eventually they decide it is safe to eat. As they are about to sit down Ariel appears as a harpy and starts berating
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