Plays Directory : Romeo and Juliet

The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    William Shakespeare
  • Setting
    Verona
  • Overview
    Set in the fair city of Verona and in the midst of great rivalries between the Montague and Capulet family, It's love at first sight the minute Romeo sees Juliet whilst gate crashing the extravagant Capulet Ball.
    No sooner had the seeds of love been sown when Romeo is forced to leave Juliet upon discovering their kinship to the oposite sides of the two waring families. They make the vow to see each other again and Romeo flees to account the details of the nights events to his friends. Romeo's closet allies, Mecutio and Benvolio are instrumental in defending him when confronted by the most vicious member of the Capulet family over the romours of their affair and what ensues is a bloody battle whereby Mercutio is slain by Tybalt. Tybalt is then killed by the avenging Romeo and his punishment is that he is to be banished from the city. Fearing they shall never see each other again, Juliet plots to fake her own death in a bid to be reunited with her lover away from the two power struggling factions. But all goes horribly wrong when Romeo does not recieve vital information about the plan and arrives at Juliets Tomb thinking she is actually dead. He swollows poison given to him by an apocathary and life begins to drain away from him. Seconds later Juliet awakes from her slumber to find her lover dead by her side and uses his dagger to take her own life. Apon discovery of the embracing bodies, the two oposing families make a peace pact to ensure that from this point onwards the blood shed will cease forever.
  • Play
    Download the text for free from Project Gutenberg here: Romeo and Juliet

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20 known characters

28 known roles


Connected mandy members:

Amelia Greenway
Amelia Greenway
Child Actor
2020, Romeo
The Marlowe Theatre
Scott Loader
Scott Loader
Actor
2019, Romeo
Various tour locations
Tom Rouvray
Tom Rouvray
Actor
2019, Romeo
Marco Bucci
Marco Bucci
Actor
2019, Romeo
Trastevere Theatre (Rome)
Arjun Kachroo
2019, Romeo Montague
Jason Farries
2019, Romeo
The Groundlings Theatre
Reece Henderson
2019, Romeo
Minack theatre, Cornwall. Roman theatre of Verulamium, St Albans
Zachary Ockwell
Zachary Ockwell
Production Runner
2019, Romeo
Andre Barroca
2019, Romeo
Samuel Wall
Samuel Wall
Actor
2019, Romeo
The Old Rep
Shane Harper
Shane Harper
Actor
2019, Romeo
Huw Brentnall
2019, Romeo
Shanghai/Fuzhou, China
Finn Greenfield
Finn Greenfield
Child Actor
2019, Romeo
Petersfield School Drama Studio
Olly Giles
Olly Giles
Actor
2019, Romeo
William Love
William Love
Actor
2019, Romeo
Chelmsford Civic Theatre
Andy Greaves
Andy Greaves
Actor
2019, Romeo
Assembly Blue Room Edinburgh & The Tabard Theatre London
Nick Adinolfi
2019, Romeo
Performance Garage
Luke Dayhill
Luke Dayhill
Actor
2019, Romeo
Jay O'Connell
2019, Romeo
London College of Music
Calvin Crawley
2019, Romeo
British Embassy, Paris

Alternative Names

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