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Romeo and Juliet with hip hop
18 Sep, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
An event every day that begins at 11:00am, repeating until 19 Sep, 2014
The tragic tale of two star-crossed lovers, re-imagined in today’s world of hip hop and gangstas, is brought to you by Class Act Theatre in its 20th anniversary year.
Class Act has a stellar reputation for making Shakespeare accessible to modern audiences – and this production will be its most exciting yet!
Directed by critically acclaimed director Helen Doig (Playhouse Creatures, DIVA) and incorporating the music of hip hop artists Trooth and Loftee Beats, this production will breathe life into the text of Shakespeare’s greatest play, giving it relevance and meaning to today’s audiences.
The cast includes Katya Shevtsov, Zane Alexander, Daniel Buckle, Stephen Lee, Maja Liwszyc, Lucas Marie, Angelique Malcolm (2014 PAWA Award winner), Jessica Messenger, Nick Pages-Oliver, Josh Walker and Rubeun Yorkshire.
Director: Helen Doig
MD: Trooth & Loftee Beats
Tickets available from: www.manpac.com.au