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Juliet & Romeo

Alternative title
Romeo and Juliet
Synopsis
A ballet in two acts choreographed by Mats Ek for the Royal Swedish Ballet. Mariko Kido and Anthony Lomuljo dance the title roles. Alexander Polianichko conducts. The music comprises a collection of excerpts from Tchaikovsky’s well-known compositions selected by the choreographer and arranged by Anders Högsted.
Country
Sweden
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2014
Recording date
2013
Duration
108 mins

Credits

Director
Thomas Grimm
Producer
Bernhard Fleischer
Music
Anders Högstedt; Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Production Design
Magdalena Åberg
Costume
Magdalena Åberg
Choreographer
Matts Ek
Cast
Anthony LomuljoRomeo
Mariko KidaJuliet
Jérôme MarchandMercutio
Ana LagunaNurse
Arsen MehrabyanCapulet
Hokuto KodamaBenvolio
Marie LindqvistLady Capulet
Niklas EkEscalus, Prince of Verona
Oscar SalomonssonParis
Pascal JanssonTybalt

Additional Details

Theatre
Royal Swedish Opera House
Theatre company
Royal Swedish Ballet
Production type
Dance
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Dance; Shakespeare
Keywords
choreography; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Romeo and Juliet (ballet)

Notes

History
Recorded live at the Royal Swedish Opera, Stockholm, 2013,
Reviews
Performance at Sadlers Wells reviewed by Luke Jennings, Guardian 28th September 2014.

Distributor

Name

Naxos Records

Email
cds@selectmusic.co.uk
Web
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Phone
01737 645600
Fax
01737 644065
Address
c/o Select Music
Unit 8, Salbrook Industrial Estate
Salbrook Road, Salfords
Redhill
RH1 5GJ
Name

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

Email
shop@roh.org.uk
Web
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Phone
=44 (0) 20 7212 9331

Distributor (VHS)

Name

C Major Entertainment

Online Retailer

Name

Retail outlets

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