Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet | Feb 5 – Apr 29, 2016

By William Shakespeare; Adapted and Directed by David Mann

Recommended Grade Level: 9-12

The Setting: Verona, Italy

Suggested Areas of Study and Discussion: Shakespeare, Tragedy of Fate, Iambic Pentameter and Blank Verse, The Chemistry of the Teenage Brain, Images of Dark and Light, Symbolism, Rhetoric

The Story: Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet meet and fall passionately in love. Children of mortal enemies, they marry in secret, hoping to convince their warring parents to yield to their powerful love and lay aside their hatred. In a terrible series of events, Juliet’s cousin kills Romeo’s dearest friend, Mercutio. When Romeo avenges Mercutio by murdering Juliet’s closest cousin Tybalt, all hope for their love seems lost. This 90-minute adaptation staged in our 200-seat Thrust Theatre will bring the passionate struggle and beautiful language of Shakespeare’s greatest love story vividly to life for your students.

Student Tickets: $14

Chaperone Tickets: One free for every 20 students (Additional chaperones $14)

Performance Length: 90 minutes (No Intermission)

Location: Park Square’s Andy Boss Thrust Stage

sponsored by:

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with special support from:

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Park Square Theatre’s production of Romeo and Juliet is part of Shakespeare in American Communities, a national program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest

 

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Study Guide — view/download PDF

Park Square Theatre Study Guides are created for teachers by teachers to introduce students to the world of the play.

The guides contain plot summary, character information, and activities and articles that help establish the historical, literary and cultural context of the play. Study Guides are designed to be classroom-ready, allowing educators to duplicate materials for easy distribution to students.

Two shows per day at customized start times 9:00am or 9:30am and 12:00pm or 12:30pm

*ASL Performance

For reservations:

Please contact Quinn Shadko
Phone: 651.291.9196
Email: education@parksquaretheatre.org

Student Matinee Ticket Pricing

Student Tickets: $14

Chaperone Tickets: One free for every 20 students (Additional chaperones $14)

  • To assist you with your planning we can divide your school’s invoice into two easy payments.*
  • Payments can be made by check or credit card
  • Credit cards accepted are Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover
  • Please note that Park Square Theatre cannot accept individual checks from students

 *dependent on time of booking

For reservations:

Please contact Quinn Shadko
Phone: 651.291.9196
Email: education@parksquaretheatre.org

Performance Calendar:

Two shows per day at customized start times 9:00am or 9:30am and 12:00pm or 12:30pm

*ASL Performance

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