Romeo and Juliet
June 20 to October 4, 2014 (Up the Hill)
By William Shakespeare
Directed by James DeVita
Opening night: June 28 at 8 p.m.
The feud between the Montague and Capulet families comes to a head with tragic consequences in Romeo and Juliet, one of Shakespeare's most renowned plays. Romeo is looking for some distraction when he and his friends decide to crash a Capulet ball. There he meets Juliet and the two instantly fall in love. But when her hot-blooded cousin Tybalt finds out there were Montagues at the family party, he becomes furious in a way that can only end in bloodshed, setting in motion a chain of events that will leave a trail of blood, broken hearts and, of course, poetry. Featuring Melisa Pereyra as Juliet, Christopher Sheard as Romeo, Tracy Michelle Arnold as Lady Capulet, James Ridge as Capulet, Colleen Madden as Nurse, John Pribyl as Friar Laurence, Matt Schwader as Paris, Eric Parks as Tybalt, Abbey Siegworth as the Apothocary and Nate Burger as Mercutio.