Romeo & Juliet: Louisville 2020


Releases March 2021

by William Shakespeare
directed by Robert Barry Fleming
dramaturgy by Amy Wegener
part of the Bingham Signature Shakespeare Series


An unprecedented global pandemic and social unrest embroil the nation in conflict as Romeo and Juliet, the children of sworn enemies, dare to imagine a world where hearts are not ruled by hatred but by love. This visually captivating interpretation of Shakespeare’s classic narrative explores the entrenched divisions that animate contemporary culture—and the tragic costs of intolerance.

Romeo & Juliet: Louisville 2020 streams through May 31 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. Purchase your virtual tickets by May 31 at 9 p.m. EDT.

Meet the Artists

Questioning the Space-Time Continuum and Reckoning with the Moment

As rehearsals and filming got underway, Executive Artistic Director Robert Barry Fleming, spoke with Dramaturg Amy Wegener about the ideas fueling his production.

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