Event R&J
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Venue Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC), South Bank, QLD
First Date 15 July 2011
Last Date 23 July 2011
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description Three moving love stories inspired by the classic tale of Romeo and Juliet. Set across three different eras, this new production reinforces the notion that love - no matter what age you are, or what age you are in - is eternal and its power everlasting. R&J turns the classic story of Romeo and Juliet on its head, cutting to the essence of what is real, human and inevitable. Love plays a major role in all our lives, but as Shakespeare knew too well, does not always guarantee a fairytale ending.
Description Source Production Company
Primary Genre Dance
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Natalie Weir Choreographer
John Babbage Composer
Richard Causer Dancer
Elise May Dancer
Riannon McLean Dancer
Samantha Mitchell Dancer
David Williams Dancer
Jack Ziesing Dancer
Bruce McKinven Designer
David Walters Lighting Designer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Review C. Pegg, 'Triple treat of Bard's star-crossed lovers', The Australian, July 18 2011, p. 17
Web http://www.expressionsdancecompany.org.au/whats-on/rj/
Event Identifier 92601