As the nation celebrates 400 years of William Shakespeare’s legacy Leicester’s Y Theatre are bringing us a create a brand new ballet production of the world’s greatest love story, Romeo & Juliet, to tell the tragic tale of star-crossed lovers with astonishing grace and heart-breaking intimacy.
The performance by Ballet Theatre UK is the latest of their fantastic prior repertoire and has received plenty of accreditation from the industry and audiences alike with this story is set to thrill both existing fans and those new to the company.
“I adored Ballet Theatre UK phenomenal show today! Loved Aladdin last year! Can’t wait to see your next show” Steven Sullivan, South Shields.
“A Company of great achievement” The Dancing Times.
During the opulent Capulet’s ball the lovers meet, sparking a fateful series of events. Here you’ll follow the young couple as they experience the greatest of romances to their tragic final embrace.
Stunning costumes and innovative stage sets transport you to Renaissance Verona where the tragic tale unfolds of the Capulet and Montague families. From the balcony scene’s elated pas de deux to the lovers’ heart-breaking ends, Romeo and Juliet promised to be an audience favourite and a highlight of the calendar right at the start of the year.
Romeo and Juliet will be at Leicester’s Y Theatre on Friday 13 January 2017. Tickets cost just just £12/£10 concessions and a family of four just £40.
For tickets and full information please visit the Y Theatre website.