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Romeo and Juliet

Metropolitan Opera House
New York, New York 

Running Time: 178 minutes

Cast:

Synopsis:
Kenneth MacMillanís masterful interpretation of Shakespeareís enduring romantic tragedy has become one of ABTís signature productions. Against the sumptuous setting of Renaissance Italy, MacMillan weaves a dance tapestry rich in character nuance and sensuality, and Sergei Prokofievís unforgettable music underscores the lyric beauty and passion of this beloved balletís star-crossed lovers.

Choreography by: Kenneth MacMillan
Music by: Sergei Prokofiev
Set by: Nicholas Georgiadis
Costumes by: Nicholas Georgiadis
Lighting by: Thomas R. Skelton

 


Misty Copeland and Daniil Simkin in Romeo and Juliet.
Photo: Gene Schiavone.