The Royal Ballet’s 'Romeo & Juliet' releases on DVD
The Royal Ballet's signature work 'Romeo & Juliet' is releasing on DVD.
Since the ballet's premiere in 1965 with Rudolf Nureyev and Margot Fonteyn in title roles, the ballet received world-wide popularity.
Kenneth MacMillan's first full-evening ballet features the famous balcony scene, the meeting in the ballroom, including the morning after the wedding and the ending tragic scene.
The Royal Ballet's 'Romeo & Juliet' was recorded live in 2012 at the Royal Opera House with dancers Lauren Cuthbertson and Federico Bonelli in the title roles.
Watch 'Romeo and Juliet' - Death scene - Lauren Cuthbertson & Federico Bonelli below.
Romeo - Federico Bonelli
Juliet - Lauren Cuthbertson
Mercutio - Alexander Campbell
Tybalt - Bennet Gartside
Benvolio - Dawid Trzensimiech
Paris - Valeri Hristov
Lord Capulet - Christopher Saunders
Lady Capulet - Christina Arestis
Escalus Prince of Verona - Gary Avis
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Conductor - Barry Wordsworth
Choreography - Kenneth MacMillan
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