Don't Miss Medhi Walerski Visionary Take On A Classic
Shakespeare's timeless tale of star-crossed lovers is turned into kinetic poetry in the hands of world renowned choreographer Medhi Walerski and Ballet BC. Back by popular demand, the innovative retelling brings the beauty of Prokofiev's score and the jaw-dropping technical artistry of the world classed company to the stage once more with added set and lighting design by Dutch designer Theun Mosk.
The Bard's tragedy follows the bittersweet misfortunes of youngster Juliet Capulet and Romeo Montague, the youngest heirs of two opposing houses in fair Verona. When they first meet at a masked ball, they instantly fall in love, even though it could bring down the wrath of blood feud between their noble families. They take matters into their own hands to secure a future together, but unwittingly cause a cycle of blood shed and violence to begin.