UA Theatre: Romeo and Juliet
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“Romeo and Juliet,” one of Shakespeare’s great masterpieces, takes the stage at UA this spring.
Akron, OH – The University of Akron (UA) Theatre program continues its season with William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet.” Directed by Terence Cranendonk, Associate Lecturer in Theatre, the play features a diverse cast of eleven UA students from various majors at the university, one UA alumnus, and one community member. Performance dates are March 8-10 and 15-17, 2018 at 7:30 P.M. and March 11 and 17 at 2:00 P.M. at Sandefur Theatre in Guzzetta Hall, 157 University Avenue on The University of Akron campus. For more information on all show events, visit www.uakron.edu/dtaa/performances.
“Romeo and Juliet” is among Shakespeare’s most widely performed plays. The first half is a hilarious comedy and the second half is a devastating tragedy. The play follows the story of a young man and woman who long to be together, despite their families’ vicious feud. “Romeo and Juliet” evokes the promise of a deep and satisfying love felt in youth – a promise that a violent andView more
Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for UA students. For tickets, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the ticket office at (330) 972-7895. UA theatre alumni are encouraged to attend the production on Alumni Night, March 9, where they and a guest will be admitted for the student price of $5.
157 University Ave., Akron, OH 44325
Parking for audience members attending evening and weekend performances is free in the E.J. Thomas Hall deck when there is not an event in that venue. Handicap-accessible parking for audience members is available in all lots, including the residential surface lot across from Guzzetta Hall.