Romeo and Juliet
Gounod’s sweeping adaptation of Shakespeare’s timeless tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, returns as a new production with soprano Adriana Gonzalez and tenor Michael Spyres as the star-cross’ lovers.
A story as timeless a love itself
Gounod’s sweeping adaptation of Shakespeare’s timeless tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, returns to the Wortham in a dazzling new production that will transport audiences to an evening at the London Globe. With a large chorus, big, rich harmonies, intricate dance numbers, and sumptuous costumes, this is French grand opera at its finest. The story opens in Verona, where the star cross’d lovers’ families are feuding. As the tale goes, tragedy strikes, and Romeo and Juliet need to choose family or true love. Along the way, the doomed couple sing four romanticView more
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Apr 29, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
- May 1, 2022 at 02:00 pm (Sun)
- May 7, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
- May 11, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Wed)
Additional time info:
Appropriate for all ages.
2 hours, 43 minutes. One intermission.
Sung in French with projected English translation.
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