Experience the most famous love story of all time in an exhilarating live storytelling of Romeo and Juliet.
Verona is a fair city. You might have heard the story of Juliet and her Romeo who made it so famous. Perhaps you’ve even imagined standing underneath the balcony as Juliet gazed out into the Italian night.
But our star-cross’d lovers are from two rival families, the Capulets and the Montagues. They have to keep their love secret. And as we all know, secrets eventually lead to terrible things.
In the hour’s traffic of our stage, Fiona Drummond transports us to parties, gets mixed up in some street brawls and feels the heartbreak like we were there. Fiona is an actor, director and Learning Consultant at Shakespeare’s Globe.
Be warned, never was there a tale of more woe.
What’s in a name? that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.
— Romeo and Juliet, Act II, scene 2
Recommended for ages 5 – 12 years and their families. All children attending an event must be accompanied by an adult.
This event is on-site at Shakespeare’s Globe
Running time is approximately 1 hour
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Terms and conditions
A ticket is required for everyone attending over 3 years. Under 3s do not require a ticket if they do not require their own seat. Child and adult tickets are the same price. All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult with a purchased ticket. A £2.50 transaction fee per order applies online and over the telephone.
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We are See It Safely approved by Official London Theatre. This certifies that we are complying with the latest Government and industry guidelines to provide a Covid-secure environment for all our artists, staff, and visitors.
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