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 www.leicesterymca.co.uk