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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.

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.