Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet - Shakespeare's Globe 2017

Daniel Kramer, Artistic Director of English National Opera, brings Shakespeare’s timeless ritual of love and death to the Globe stage in a vibrant, volatile production. His wild and energetic take on Romeo and Juliet explodes in a modern twist on Shakespeare’s classic story. Witness the grotesque glamourisation of violence, the silence of death.

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About Romeo and Juliet - Shakespeare's Globe 2017:

In Verona, violence rules. Two families bear an ancient grudge, and rage flares between them. In a world where greed, wealth and bitter feuds prevail, two disenchanted children dare to choose love. Two households. Two children. One love. One fate.

By:
William Shakespeare
Director:
Daniel Kramer
Lighting:
Charles Balfour
Sound:
Paul Groothuis
Design:
Soutra Gilmour
Choreography:
Tim Claydon
Cast list:
Jac Adu-Sarkodie, Siobhan Athwal, Kirsty Bushell, Ricky Champ, Tim Chipping, Blythe Duff, Keith Gilmore, Edward Hogg, Martina Laird, Jonathan Livingstone, Sian Martin, Harish Patel, Golda Rosheuvel and Gareth Snook.
Romeo and Juliet - Shakespeare's Globe 2017 Performance Dates & Times
Previews from: 
Saturday, 22 April, 2017
Opening date: 
Thursday, 27 April, 2017
Available from: 
Saturday, 25 November, 2017
Closes: 
Sunday, 9 July, 2017
Booking to: 
Sunday, 9 July, 2017
MatineeEvening
Monday--
Tuesday-7.30pm
Wednesday-7.30pm
Thursday2.00pm7.30pm
Friday-7.30pm
Saturday-7.30pm
Sunday-6.30pm

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Address:
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, SE1 9DT
Venue Box Office:
020 7401 9919
Nearest tube:
London Bridge

Romeo and Juliet - Shakespeare's Globe 2017 Customer reviews

Our Romeo and Juliet - Shakespeare's Globe 2017 Review

Two nuclear style bombs hang over the stage of Shakespeare's Globe adding a sense of fatalistic explosion to the story we all know and have seen dozens of times. The tragedy itself has proved it is pretty immune to directorial intervention, from modern dressed productions to those set in fractured communities around the world. Much of the effort of the story telling is removed as it's assumed... Read more

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