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Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet

Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet

June 12-15, 2014

For Young Audiences (ages 7 and up)

Curtain Times:  Thursday thru Sunday 2:00 p.m. matinees and Friday & Saturday at 7:30 p.m.

Adapted by:  Toby Hulse

Directed by:  Tyler Layton

Tickets:  $7.00   Tickets go on sale May 29, 2014.  Due to limited seating, please consider buying your tickets online prior to the show.  Please click on "Tickets" listed above in order to be directed to our online ticket service.  The Box Office is located in the Arts Complex and will open one-hour prior to the start of each performance.  You may pick up your pre-purchased tickets or purchase tickets at our Box Office.

Shakespeare's tragic romance of the Montagues versus the Capulets, with the star-crossed lovers Romeo and Juliet caught in the middle.  This play begins with Emily, a young contemporary girl who discovers a book of Romeo and Juliet.  As she begins to read, the characters come out of the book to enact the story.  Emily thinks that the tale will end like all of her well-loved Disney movies, but she learns that not all stories have a happy ending.

"Few have come up with (a Shakespeare adaptation) that works better, or even nearly as well as this adaptation by Toby Hulse . . . this production brings much enjoyment to the audience, and provides them with an admirable introduction to a great play."  -- This Is Bristol, UK

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