Romeo and Juliet
Accompanied by The City Ballet Orchestra, John Nettles conducting
City Ballet of San Diego will close this exciting season with Elizabeth Wistrich’s full-length ballet of Romeo and Juliet – a lavish production of Shakespeare’s epic tale – ballet storytelling at its best.
Dates and Times
Friday, May 8, 2020 – 8pm
Saturday, May 9, 2020 – 8pm
Sunday, May 10, 2020 – 2pm
Free Lecture by Artistic Director Steven Wistrich ½ Hour Prior to each Performance
Two teenagers from warring families meet, fall in love and rush headlong towards their romantic destiny. The magnificent sets and costumes evoke Renaissance Italy and Sergei Prokofiev’s lush score brings this classic love story thrillingly to life.