Man and women kiss on stage

Past productions

Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare

Shakespeare’s tragedy about a longstanding feud between two noble families of Verona; the Montagues and Capulets. The lovers hope marriage can lead to an end to the family feud.

  • Royal Shakespeare Theatre

    Stratford-upon-Avon

    Until 21 Sep 2018

  • Barbican

    London

    2 Nov 2018 - 19 Jan 2019

  • In Cinemas

  • Running time:

    2 hrs 23 mins + 20 mins interval

Next performance:

21 July, 1:15PM

Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Stratford-upon-Avon

Past productions

Our productions of Romeo and Juliet over the years have included many famous actors playing the ‘star-crossed’ lovers: Laurence Harvey and Zena Walker in 1954; Richard Johnson and Dorothy Tutin in 1958; Ian Holm and Estelle Kohler in 1967; Timothy Dalton and Estelle Kohler in 1973; Ian McKellen and Francesca Annis in 1976; Daniel Day-Lewis and Amanda Root in 1983; Sean Bean and Niamh Cusack in 1986; and David Tennant and Alexandrea Gilbreath in 2000.