Shakespeare Tragedies with a Modern Twist
Silicon Valley Shakespeare's modern rendition of Romeo and Juliet is here just in time for Pride Month.
Their upcoming show premieres this Friday, June 03 at 7pm at Willow Street Park and will have a lesbian couple play the iconic star-crossed lovers. A romance for the ages ignites when the passionate Romeo and Juliet meet. But with hatred and disapproval dividing their families, can their love find its way? Shakespeare holds the mirror up to life as we see the tragic consequences of choices fueled by hate. Silicon Valley Shakespeare presents this iconic pair as a female couple, showing the tragedy of these star-crossed lovers still rings true today and that #loveislove.
If you can't make it this Friday, Silicon Valley Shakespeare will have performances on the following dates:
June 4, 5
June 9, 10, 11, 12
June 16, 17, 18, 19
Each showing is FREE and will begin at 7pm at Willow Street Park.
For more information visit: https://www.svshakespeare.org/our-season/romeo-and-juliet-2022/