Joffrey Ballet: Romeo and Juliet
Until Sun May 11
Time Out says
Posted: Wed Feb 26 2014
Everyone knows Shakespeare's masterpiece of forbidden love between two conflicting families. And who hasn't drunkenly recited the line "But, soft! What light through yonder window breaks?" to random people at the bar? The Joffrey Ballet has decided to convey the classic love story on stage amidst swirling tutus, pointed toes and guys in tights—the heartbreak remains the same. Set to Prokofiev’s dramatic music, Shakespeare comes alive.