You probably already know that Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” is one of the most famous plays of all time. But what you may not realize is that this play has been transformed into a ballet production as well. If you want to see this performance, you are in luck. That’s because the Alabama Ballet is putting on a performance of “Romeo and Juliet,” and it’s going to be an incredible experience. Whether you are used to attending ballet performances, or you want to try it out for the first time, you are in for a real treat. Get the details about this upcoming performance below.
There are going to be performances of Romeo and Juliet at the BJCC Concert Hall here in Birmingham, Alabama, from March 13 to March 15. There are four different performances, so you can choose the time that works best for you. On Friday and Saturday, you can catch evening performances that begin at 7:30 p.m. However, if you want to see the performance in the afternoon instead, you can buy tickets for a matinee performance. These are happening on Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Ticket prices range from $40 to $65.
An Incredible Love Story
Even if you don’t know that much about dance or ballet, you’re going to be able to see the emotion in this performance clearly. The choreographer has gone above and beyond to provide viewers with an exceptional experience. You’re not going to be able to believe how talented the dancers are. True to Shakespeare’s original text, you’re going to see a lot of emotion in this incredible love story. Of course, it helps to know what happens in the play, so you may want to read a synopsis of it if you are unfamiliar with the story.
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Bring the Whole Family Along
Have you been looking for a cultural event that you can bring your whole family to? If so, then this ballet performance might be just right for you. Kids and adults alike will enjoy the show, and it’s a great chance to teach your kids all about ballet in the fine arts. Make dinner reservations or lunch reservations before or after the performance, and you’ll have a whole event on your hands.
This performance is coming up soon, so make sure to buy your tickets today. After all, there’s a chance that it might sell out. And you’re not going to want to miss out on the local cultural event of the season.
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