Romeo and Juliet
Accompanied by The City Ballet Orchestra, John Nettles conducting
Due to COVID-19, Romeo and Juliet is rescheduled from May to November 6th to 8th. Previously purchased tickets for the May performances will be honored for the corresponding November performance. See our COVID-19 update for more information.
City Ballet of San Diego will open 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, Nov 6, 2020 – 8pm
Saturday, Nov 7, 2020 – 8pm
Sunday, Nov 8, 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.