Romeo a Juliet

Ballet Cymru presents 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’ is a dynamic and unique collaboration between 3 of Wales’ outstanding arts organisations, Ballet Cymru, Coreo Cymru (The Dance Creative Producer for Wales) and the Riverfront Theatre in Newport.

Romeo a Juliet’ features costumes by Georg Meyer-Wiel who studied at The Royal College of Art and has created costumes for some of the world’s leading companies including Rambert Dance Company and Australian Dance Theatre.



  • SergeProkofieff

Reduced Orchestration:

Played By:


Rehearsal Assistant:

Costume and Set Design:

Lighting Design:

  • ChrisIllingworth

Clogging Coach:

  • HuwWilliams


Based on the Play by William Shakespeare

By Permission of Boosey & Hawkes Music Publishers Limited.

A Ballet Cymru, Coreo CymruRiverfront Theatre co-production.

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