The Workshop Theater presents a story of real love in Shakespeare's star-crossed city, complete with misunderstandings, perfect happiness, and devastating heartbreak. More…
In fair Verona where we lay our scene, an ancient grudge has very little to do with Mercutio's difficulties in love. Classical verse is mixed with 'Star Wars' references and Beatles lyrics in this tragicomedy about the lives and loves of Shakespeare's characters before they got swept up in the Bard's work.
See it if the idea of 'hipster Shakespeare' intrigues you. Great prequel concept; could be a knock-out if the playwright had the courage to simplify.
Don't see it if you don't have empathy for new work. 40mins & all jukebox songs MUST be cut, yet Ryan McCurdy's masterful Mercutio makes the night worth it.
See it if You love a different take on Shakespeare. Great acting wonderful singing it was awesome. I had a wonderful time
Don't see it if You don't appreciate Shakespearean theme
See it if You get a kick out of Shakespeare references, modern music and clever quips mixed with poignant acting and a great story.
Don't see it if The combination of Shakespeare and the Beatles would bother you.