Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet comes to our cinemas from February 22 with a passionate and contemporary re-imagining of Shakespeare’s classic story of love and conflict that’s being hailed as ‘the single most eagerly awaited dance show for 2019/2020’ (★★★★★ Daily Telegraph).
Romeo & Juliet is a timeless story of forbidden love, bursting with youth, vitality and Matthew Bourne’s trademark storytelling, the production of which features a new orchestration of Prokofiev’s powerful and cinematic score.
Filmed live at Sadler’s Wells Theatre in London, this ‘bold’ and ‘fresh’ (★★★★★ The Stage) interpretation of the Shakespeare’s classic tale stars Cordelia Braithwaite as Juliet and Paris Fitzpatrick as Romeo in a production that is being praised as ‘Bourne’s smartest, most stirring shows ever’ (★★★★★ Daily Telegraph). The electrifying production ‘injects new life into Shakespeare’s star crossed young lovers’ (★★★★ The Observer), and is a powerful and contemporary Romeo and Juliet that ‘should not be missed’ (★★★★★ Daily Express).
★★★★★ ‘ELECTRIFYING. One of Bourne’s smartest, SEXIEST, most stirring shows EVER’ - Daily Telegraph
★★★★★ ‘STORYTELLING at its finest, should not be missed’ - Daily Express
★★★★★ ‘A seismic YOUTHQUAKE. A Romeo and Juliet for the millennial generation. BOLD, FRESH and bang on the money’ - The Stage
★★★★ ‘Bourne and his SUPERB dancers inject new life into Shakespeare’s star crossed young lovers. PURE JOY’ - The Observer
★★★★ ‘A POWERFUL spin on the familiar tale. Strong stuff, strongly delivered’ - The Times
★★★★ ‘EXPLOSIVE ENERGY’ - Time Out
★★★★ ‘For SHEER AUDACITY no version of Romeo and Juliet I’ve ever seen can match Matthew Bourne’s ballet’ - Mail on Sunday
★★★★ ‘FRESHNESS and DYNAMISM. Romeo and Juliet is the story of a mad PASSION between teenagers. That’s what Bourne sets out to capture and he succeeds’ - The Guardian
★★★★ ‘ROMEO AND JULIET IS A HIT. Bourne’s masterful reimagining bursts with RAW, youthful ENERGY. Get in line for those return tickets now’ - Evening Standard
★★★★ ‘Bourne’s gift for storytelling drives it onwards, from giddy love-scenes to chilling violence. A TAUT, URGENT show’ - The Independent
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$25 full, $23 conc. $10 for ten or more.
Please note a $1.50 surcharge applies to tickets when purchased online.
SCREENING: Sat 22nd Feb @ 1.00pm and Sun 23rd Feb @ 4.00pm at Luna Leederville, Windsor Cinema & Luna on SX