ROMEO AND JULIET

ROMEO AND JULIET

Beth is currently playing two roles in rep for the RSC. In Romeo and Juliet she plays Prince Escalus.

Both run at The Barbican until January 2019.

In Erica Whyman’s explosive version of Romeo and Juliet, two young people risk everything to be together. The most famous story of love-at-first-sight bursts with youth, passion and an irresistible desire for change.

Trailer

Dates

Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon, 4 Aug-21 Sept 2018
Barbican, London, 7 December – 19 Jan 2019
UK Tour 29 Jan 2019 – 23 Mar 2019 click here for dates
In cinemas broadcast live 12 Sep 2018

Cast

THE HOUSE OF MONTAGUE
Nima Taleghani – Abraham
Tom Padley – Balthasar
Josh Finan – Benvolio, Romeo’s cousin
Sakuntala Ramanee – Lady Montague
Paul Dodds – Montague
Bally Gill – Romeo, their son

THE HOUSE OF CAPULET
Stevie Basaula – Sampson
Donna Banya – Gregory
Raphael Sowole – Tybalt, Juliet’s cousin
Michael Hodgson – Capulet
Mariam Haque – Lady Capulet
Raif Clarke – Peter
Ishia Bennison – Nurse, to Juliet
Karen Fishwick – Juliet, the Capulets’ daughter
John Macaulay – Cousin Capulet

THE HOUSE OF ESCALUS
Beth Cordingly – Escalus, Prince of Verona
Afolabi Alli – Paris, suitor to Juliet
Charlotte Josephine – Mercutio, Romeo’s friend
Andrew French – Friar Laurence
Katy Brittain – Sister John/Apothecary

ALL OTHER PARTS PLAYED BY
MEMBERS OF THE COMPANY

Director – Erica Whyman

Writer – William Shakespeare