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Ballet Cymru presents Romeo a Juliet


The Haymarket 
22 June 2024
Tickets are priced at £22.50. Over 65s, under 25s and f/t students £20.50 (includes £4 booking fee)

From forth the fatal loins of these two foes 
A pair of star-crossed lovers take their life

Critics' Circle Award-winning company Ballet Cymru present an extraordinary adaptation of Shakespeare's masterpiece Romeo a Juliet. 

Intense fighting, passionate duets, and universal themes echo through dramatic and lyrical choreography. Exquisite costumes and extraordinary video projections create a world of danger and excitement, where two young lovers are caught in an age-old feud. 

Romeo a Juliet features choreography from company directors Darius James OBE and Amy Doughty, and costumes by Georg Meyer-Wiel, who has created costumes for some of the world’s leading companies including Rambert Dance Company and Australian Dance Theatre.

The production was Winner of Best Large Scale Dance Production at the Wales Theatre Awards, and the ballet company is looking forward to bringing its ballet adaptation of the Shakespearian classic to Basingstoke.

For more information or tickets, contact the Anvil Arts box office on 01256 844244 or visit