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Romeo & Juliet

Romeo & Juliet
A Timeless Story with a Modern Take
by: William Shakespeare

Directed by: Tyler Richards Hewes
Produced by: Heather Deerfield & Samuel Young

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The prologue of Romeo and Juliet calls the title characters "star-crossed lovers"—and the stars do seem to conspire against these young lovers. Romeo is a Montague, and Juliet a Capulet. Their families are enmeshed in a feud, but the moment they meet—when Romeo and his friends attend a party at Juliet's house in disguise—the two fall in love and quickly decide that they want to be married. A friar secretly marries them, hoping to end the feud. Romeo and his companions almost immediately encounter Juliet's cousin Tybalt, who challenges Romeo. When Romeo refuses to fight, Romeo’s friend Mercutio accepts the challenge and is killed. Romeo then kills Tybalt and is banished. He spends that night with Juliet and then leaves for Mantua. Juliet’s father forces her into a marriage with Count Paris. To avoid this marriage, Juliet takes a potion, given her by the friar, which makes her appear dead. The friar will send Romeo word to be at her family tomb when she awakes. The plan goes awry, and Romeo learns instead that she is dead. In the tomb, Romeo kills himself. Juliet wakes, sees his body, and commits suicide. Their deaths appear finally to end the feud.

Cast:

Romeo
Juliet/Fighter
Mercutio/Abraham
Tybalt/Watchman
Nurse/Lady Montague/Balthasar
Friar Lawrence/Chorus
Lord Capulet
Paris/Gregory
Benvolio/Watchman
Lady Capulet
Lord Montague/Friar John
Prince/Apothecary
Peter/Sampson/Page
Asst. Dir.
Andrea Acuña
Heather Warren
Kandace Crystal
Samantha Schmidt
Ashley La Selva
Linda Benning
Jeremy Schaeg
Nick Hessling
Jacob Harr
Emilee Zuniga
Dennis Floyd
Paola Kubelis
Cassandra Shellum
Lindsey Abbott
 
Andrea AcuñaHeather WarrenKandace Crystal
Samantha SchmidtAshley La SelvaLinda Benning
Jeremy SchaegNick HesslingJacob Harr
Emilee ZunigaDennis FloydPaola Kubelis
Cassandra ShellumLindsey AbbottDirector: Tyler Hewes
Cast Photos by Darin Fong




Technical Production Team:

ProducersHeather Deerfield, Samuel Young
Assistant DirectorLindsey Abbott
ChoreographerSamuel Young
DramaturgJulia Giolzetti
Stage Combat ChoreographerGeorge Ye
Stage ManagerNic Latta
Asst Stage ManagerCassandra Shellum
Set DesignJoel Colbourn
ConstructionJoel Colbourn, Heather Warren, Emilee Zuniga, William Khani, Michael Pierce, Dennis Floyd, Kandace Crystal Freycinet
Set Painting Lindsey Abbott, Chris Burke, Heather Deerfield, Kandace Crystal Freycinet, Henry Hewes, Tyler Hewes, Gil Savage, Samuel Young
Costume DesignAbby Hewes
PropertiesTyler & Abby Hewes
Sound DesignTyler Richards Hewes, Samuel Young
Lighting DesignMark J. Zetler
Sound & Lighting TechnicianSam Bedford
 

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