Romeo & Juliet - Y not?

Leicester's oldest theatre begins the year with the beautiful Romeo & Juliet

Join The Y Theatre on Friday 13 January as they bring Ballet Theatre UK's passionate and innovative recreation of the world’s greatest love story, Romeo and Juliet, to the stage.

​As the nation celebrates 400 years of William Shakespeare’s legacy Ballet Theatre UK have created a new production to tell the tragic tale of star-crossed lovers with astonishing grace and heart-breaking intimacy. During the opulent Capulet’s ball our lovers meet, sparking a fateful series of events . We follow the young couple as they experience the greatest of romances to their tragic final embrace.​ ​ As stunning costumes and innovative stage sets transport you to Renaissance Verona where the tragic tale unfolds of the Capulet and Montague families, this is a fantastic opportunities for families, students, Shakespeare fans and arts lovers to relive the fantastic tale. ​ 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 the highlight on the calendar.

Tickets for the performance are just £12 (£10 concessions) with family tickets for £40 and are on sale now from