April 28-30, 2017 | Ohio Theatre
Friday, 4/28 Senior Dress Rehearsal
Friday, 4/28 8 p.m.
Saturday, 4/29 2 p.m.
Saturday, 4/29 8 p.m.
Sunday, 4/30 2 p.m.
Choreography: Edwaard Liang
Music: Sergei Prokofiev
Run Time: 2 Hours and 15 Minutes
The Company Premiere of Edwaard Liang’s Romeo and Juliet, set to Prokofiev’s score, will tell Shakespeare’s timeless tale of star-crossed lovers with all the beauty and intensity of classical ballet. Liang’s inventive choreography infuses sword fights, a grand ball and the iconic balcony scene with passion and elegance. Funny, tender, tragic and deep, Romeo and Juliet will romance audiences for one weekend only. Featuring live music from the Columbus Symphony Orchestra.