Fri 6 - Sat 7 Oct 2017 8pm
Sun 8 Oct 2.30pm
Tue 10 - Sat 14 Oct 2017 8pm
Company of Ten
This is Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet viewed afresh through older eyes. The star-crossed lovers are not young teenagers but residents of the Verona Care Home seeking passion and fulfillment before time runs out.
The Guardian praised the play’s ‘wit and charm’ while the Telegraph asserted that the retelling ‘reinvigorates… with intelligence, imagination and rare tenderness’. The Mail believed that in this version ‘the love between the couple means so much more… how powerful and noble the emotions seem.’