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Romeo and Juliet

Hosted by the Consul of the Istanbul Art Culture Mythology Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Sun 14 Feb 16:00 - 17:30

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The break from face to face meetings does not have to stop us enjoy arts together! This time you are invited to the famous Globe Theatre in UK. We will watch Romeo and Juliet online, on14 February. If you do not have a date in the afternoon come and join us:)
Romeo and Juliet was written by William Shakespeare
and directed for Shakespeare’s Globe by Michael Oakley.
The performance lasts for 90 minutes.

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"This production of Romeo and Juliet is not set in a
specific period and the costumes have a contemporary
style that has an element of timelessness. The staging is
simple, using minimal props; a bed covered with a yellow
and white duvet signifies a bedroom, silver streamers
hanging from the centre door behind a drum kit denote a
party room, a swing hangs in Juliet’s garden.
Romeo and Juliet takes place in the Italian city of
Verona, a walled city which is a hotbed of emotions -
violence, hate and love. Two wealthy families bear an
ancient grudge – the Montagues and Capulets, and both
familes are intertwined with the House of Escalus, the
Prince of Verona.There are ten actors, with some playing more than one role, and a 50/50 gender split in casting, so that some
traditionally male roles are being played by women.
Most are in their twenties and there is a diverse mix of