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Romeo and Juliet DVD (The Royal Ballet) 2007

Romeo and Juliet DVD (The Royal Ballet) 2007

Sir Kenneth MacMillan’s crowning achievement catches The Royal Ballet at its best. With Carlos Acosta and Tamara Rojo both perfection in their roles, this is a must-have DVD.
- 5 out of 5 (from 1 Review)
£19.99

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Description

Carlos Acosta dances as one of the two starcrossed lovers in Shakespeare's timeless tragedy, presented with the classic Kenneth MacMillan choreography and beautifully staged by The Royal Ballet. In this perennial favourite, Carlos Acosta dances alongside Tamara Rojo in a celebrated stage partnership. The drama of the doomed lovers is set against the ravishing sets and costumes designs of Nicholas Georgiadis.

 

Music: Sergey Prokofiev

Choreography: Kenneth MacMillan

Romeo: Carlos Acosta

Juliet: Tamara Rojo

Mercutio: José Martin

Tybalt: Thiago Soares

Nurse: Sandra Conley

Lord Capulet: Christopher Saunders

Lady Capulet: Elizabeth McGorian

Paris: David Pickering

Benvolio: Yohei Sasaki

Artist of the Royal Ballet

 

Royal Ballet Sinfonia

Conductor: Boris Gruzin 

Staging: Monica Mason

Designs: NIcholas Georgiadis

Lighting: John B. Read

Director for screen: Ross MacGibbon

 

 

Picture: 16:9

Sound: Dolby stereo

Duration: 138 mins

Region code: 0 (worldwide)

Format: NTSC

Year: 2007

Categories:

DVDs > Ballet
Repertory
DVDs > Royal Opera House Titles

Reviews

- Sarah
reviewed on
13 Jul 2015
This is one of my favorite ballets that i have seen! Tamara and Carlos both portray the characters brilliantly! i could not take my eyes off the screen once!

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