There's nothing new to celebrity casting around Shakespeare in the West End. In the last few years, we've seen Michel Grandage directing David Walliams and Sheridan Smith in A Midsummer Night's Dream for Grandage's own company and Jude Law as Hamlet for the Donmar at Wyndham's, David Tennant and Catherine Tate in Much Ado About Nothing, even Sienna Miller in As You Like It (the latter two also... Read more
Romeo and Juliet
The first season of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company promises a year of unmissable theatre.
Working in collaboration with artistic associates, director Rob Ashford and designer Christopher Oram, the acclaimed actor-director Kenneth Branagh presents an exceptional series of five plays that bring together a remarkable group of actors, led by Rob Brydon, Judi Dench, and Lily James.
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Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is the most famous love story ever told. As "two households both alike in dignity" battle for unknown reasons, a pair of star-crossed lovers fall in love, with tragic consequences.