Romeo & Juliet: Take two @ Artists Workhouse, Birmingham [from 8 to 16 June]

Romeo & Juliet: Take two

8 - 16
19:00 - 21:00

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Artists Workhouse
B80 7AU Studley
An Exhibition and 2 live performances at ArtistsWorkhouse.
Performances Friday 8th June and Saturday 16th June.
Tickets £7 in advance, places are limited.
Exhibition — free entry
Saturday 9th June — Sunday 17th June 11.00am — 4.00pm
(closed Mon & Tues)
Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, produced by the RSC in nearby Stratford this season, is a seesaw experience, swinging violently between opposites: young and old, light and dark, dreams and reality, life and death, poison and preservation, love and murder.

‘Love is a smoke made with a fume of sighs
Being purged, a fire sparkling in lovers’ eyes
Being vexed, a sea nourished with lovers’ tears…
What is it else? A madness most discreet,
A choking gall and a preserving sweet.’
For this project, our writers are each teamed with a visual artist. The pairs will work together on ideas springing directly and indirectly from the play. We expect a hugely entertaining and varied performance and exhibition, full of destruction and creation, humour and sadness, play and seriousness.
Writers paired with artists
Sharon Ashton with Annette Pugh
Elsa Braekkan Payne with Lucy Gresley
Deb Catesby with James Fisher
Sheila Farrell with Maria Boyle
Catherine Greene Jones with Sarah Woelker
Nicola Jones with Amy McLelland
Helen Kelly with Dawn Harris
Freddie Lockett with Hallam Wood
Philip Monks with Cristina Celestini
Lance Woodman with Sheila Farrell
Places are limited so please do book your places early, £7 pp
Email: [email protected]
Tel: Dawn, 07889718242
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