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Your reaction: Romeo and Juliet 2015

What did you think of Kenneth MacMillan's ballet adaptation of Shakespeare's iconic tragedy?

By Chris Shipman (Content Producer (Social Media and News))

20 September 2015 at 9.58am | 4 Comments

Press reviews:
FT ★★★★★
Express  ★★★★★
Evening Standard ★★★★
Telegraph ★★★
Guardian ★★★
Times (£) ★★★
The Stage ★★★

What did you think of Romeo and Juliet?

Romeo and Juliet runs until 2 December 2015. Tickets are still available.

The production will be relayed live to cinemas around the world, and to BP Big Screens in the UK on 22 September 2015. Find your nearest Cinema or BP Big Screen.

The production is supported by Boodles and is staged with generous philanthropic support from Peter Lloyd, Lindsay and Sarah Tomlinson and the Jean Sainsbury Royal Opera House Fund.

By Chris Shipman (Content Producer (Social Media and News))

20 September 2015 at 9.58am

This article has been categorised Ballet and tagged by Kenneth Macmillan, Production, review, Romeo and Juliet, Social Media, twitter, your reaction

This article has 4 comments

  1. Marea Douglas responded on 21 September 2015 at 10:38am Reply

    Romeo and Juliet is my all time favourite ballet and Saturday night's performance was the only time I have come away disappointed. The balcony scene left me and my guests feeling completly flat. Dramatic, yes, romantic no.

  2. Last night Iana Salenko excelled a Juliet. Brava!

  3. Jeanine Smirl responded on 4 October 2015 at 6:38pm Reply

    Watched the matinee on 3rd October with Yasmine Naghdi and Matthew Ball. Absolutely beautiful performances from these rising stars.

  4. Kevin responded on 24 October 2015 at 12:59am Reply

    I was lucky enough to see Yasmine Naghdi and Matthew Ball in their Saturday matinee. I liked it a lot. Benjamin Ella gave a very subtle interpretation of Benvolio. He was so true to the Shakespeare characterisation of Benvolio as a "kind and thoughtful person who attempts to look out for his cousin". I would love to see him again. When is he next performing? Thanks.

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