Production images have been released for Romeo and Juliet at the Watermill Theatre which last night opened Paul Hart's inaugural season at the venue. Check out the images below (click picture to enlarge).
With casting in collaboration with The National Youth Theatre and the UK’s leading theatre schools, Hart has assembled a company of young actor-musicians and emerging singer-songwriters, for this contemporary re-imagining of Shakespeare’s immortal tale of an all-consuming love. Set in the round, the production features live music by Johnny Flynn performed by the company. Design is by Katie Lias with lighting by Tom White and sound by David Gregory.
Romeo and Juliet runs at the Watermill until 2nd April 2016. Stuart Wilde plays Romeo and, making her professional debut, Lucy Keirl plays Juliet. The cast also features Victoria Blunt (Benvolio), Rupert Lazarus (Tybalt), Rebecca Lee(Friar), Peter Mooney (Mercutio), Samatha Pearl (Lady Capulet), Lauryn Redding (Nurse), Ned Rudkins-Stow (Paris) and Mike Slader (Capulet).
Photo Credit: Philip Tull