Saturday, February 11th, 2017
Lexington Opera House
401 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507
Romeo and Juliet is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare early in his career about two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families. It was among Shakespeare's most popular plays during his lifetime and, along with Hamlet, is one of his most frequently performed plays. Today, the title characters are regarded as archetypal young lovers.Lexington Ballet Company performs this masterpiece under the artistic direction of Luis Dominguez.