An enduring love story
Royal Winnipeg Ballet: Romeo and Juliet
Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet perform a spectacular full-length production of the classic tale Romeo and Juliet.
Date and time
February 1 2014, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Queen Elizabeth Theatre, 630 Hamilton Street at Georgia
Shakespeare’s beloved star-crossed romance, Romeo and Juliet is a timeless and exquisite masterpiece. Set to Prokofiev’s gorgeous score, against a sumptuous setting in 16th century Verona, the magnificence and grandeur of Rudi van Dantzig’s full-length production captivates with its riveting sword fights, compelling drama, and breathtaking classical choreography. Despite its tragic end, audiences will be swept away as they witness the unfolding of an unforgettable romance and an immortal tale between Juliet and her Romeo.
Versatility, technical excellence and a captivating style are the trademarks of Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet, qualities that have garnered both critical and audience acclaim.