★★★★★ ‘Storytelling at its finest, should not be missed’ - Daily Express. Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet is the year’s ‘single most eagerly awaited dance show’ (The Daily Telegraph). This year in Australian cinemas, Matthew Bourne presents a passionate and contemporary re-imagining of Shakespeare’s classic story of love and conflict, repressed emotions and teenage discovery, filmed live at Sadler’s Wells in London especially for the big screen. Bursting with youth, vitality and Matthew Bourne’s trademark storytelling, the UK’s brightest young dance talent join the New Adventures company, with direction and choreography by Matthew Bourne, design by Lez Brotherston, lighting by Paule Constable, sound by Paul Groothuis and new orchestrations of the Prokofiev score by Terry Davies, played live by the New Adventures Orchestra conducted by Brett Morris.
- Release DateFebruary 22, 2020