ROMEO & JULIET - MAD BLOOD STIRRING || PLAY
UK TOUR 2019
4 – 8 February, The Albany, Deptford
12 – 15 February, The Core at Corby Cube
26 February – 1 March, Z-arts, Manchester
5 – 8 March, Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry
12 – 15 March, New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth
19 – 22 March, Oxford Playhouse
By William Shakespeare.
Book by Nick Walker || Music & Lyrics Ella Grace
Gripping story-telling, live music and striking visual effects take young audiences on a heart-wrenching journey as they follow Shakespeare’s star crossed lovers towards their tragic end.
Guided through Shakespeare’s original text by the Friar, speaking modern English, this is an unforgettable introduction to his devastating love story.
Commissioned by Warwick Arts Centre, Z-arts, Oxford Playhouse and The Core at Corby Cube. Supported by The Albany.
Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England, The Sir Barry Jackson Trust and Backstage Trust.
Cast and Creative Team
Mercutio | Jack Brett
Tybalt | Chay February
The Friar | Nathan Medina
Romeo | Adam Newington
Juliet | Anna Soden
Directors | Ben Walden & Paul Warwick
Designer | Helen Coyston
Lighting and Video Designer | Arnim Friess
Sound Design and Sound Score | Alexandra Faye Braithwaite
Composer, Lyricist and Musical Director | Ella Grace
Sound Associate | Chris Murray
Casting | Anji Carroll CDG
Fight Director | Claire Llewellyn
Production Manager | Chris Whitwood
Stage Manager | Martha Mamo
Produced by China Plate