Maynardvile 2024: Romeo & Juliet
Thu Jan 25, 20:15 - Sat Feb 24, 22:00
Maynardville Open-Air Theatre
Transport yourself to the world of star-crossed lovers as Maynardville presents William Shakespeare's timeless masterpiece, Romeo and Juliet. In the vibrant and tumultuous city of Verona, two teenagers become entangled in a passionate and forbidden romance that defies the bitter enmity between their feuding families.
In this captivating production, witness the power of love as it triumphs over adversity. Against the backdrop of a world consumed by strife, Romeo and Juliet are irresistibly drawn together, driven by a primal force that transcends societal boundaries. Their love becomes a beacon of hope and a testament to the boundless power of youthful passion. In the face of insurmountable obstacles, they navigate a treacherous path, fueled by desire, ecstasy, and unwavering determination.
Shakespeare's poetic genius weaves a tapestry of dreams and destiny, entwining the lives of Romeo and Juliet with the fabric of fate. As they elude the obstacles placed in their path, the intensity of their connection escalates, giving rise to a love that knows no limits. Their journey is fraught with risks and sacrifices, yet they remain resolute in their pursuit of happiness. This iconic play will be brought to life by a talented cast and creative team, ensuring an unforgettable theatrical experience.
With its unforgettable characters, poetic language, and profound insights into the human spirit, Romeo & Juliet stands as a testament to the enduring power of love. Shakespeare's masterpiece continues to inspire and enchant, reminding us that love, in its purest form, can conquer even the most insurmountable obstacles, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of all who experience it.
Experience the timeless tale of Romeo and Juliet like never before. Secure your seats now for this captivating production that will transport you to the depths of passion and tragedy.
Director: Geoffrey Hyland
Running Time: Approx. 110 minutes
Cast will be announced at a later stage
CAPE TOWN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
19 - 21 January 2024
An Orchestral Journey through Romeo and Juliet.
Indulge in an extraordinary musical experience that transcends time as the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra takes you on a captivating journey through the timeless tale of Romeo and Juliet. Prepare to be swept away by the romance, mystique, and poignant emotions of the world's most famous doomed lovers, as the orchestra's enchanting melodies evoke the essence of their tragic love story.
In this remarkable orchestral performance, the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra goes beyond the familiar compositions of Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev, delving into the realm of Bernstein's Queen Mab and beyond. Through the universal language of music, the orchestra weaves a tapestry of emotions that extends far beyond the bounds of the known, inviting you to immerse yourself in a rich and diverse musical landscape.
MAYNARDVILLE SPECIAL EVENTS
An Evening with Cape Town Opera
A Night at the Musicials
Friends in Harmony: A Choral Celebration
MAYNARDVILLE FOOD MARKET
Don't miss the opportunity to experience a celebration of Cape Town's gastronomic wonders, indulge your taste buds, discover new flavours, and mingle with fellow food enthusiasts. Whether you’re a seasoned foodie or simply looking to satisfy your cravings, the Maynardville Evening Food Market promises to delight your taste buds with the rich and diverse flavours, textures and aromas that define Cape Town’s culinary landscape.
DATES & PRICING
Tier 2: R250
Tier 3: R190
Pensioners & Students: 15% Off On All Tiers
Please Present ID On Arrival
Family of Four Discount: R260/R200 per four Premium/Tier 2 Tickets
School Block Bookings:
Contact Jeff for School Block Bookings and Rates
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19th Friday CTPO Timeless & Immortal 20:15
20th Saturday CTPO Timeless & Immortal 20:15
21st Sunday CTPO Timeless & Immortal 20:15
26th Friday Romeo & Juliet Preview 1 (20:15)
27th Saturday Romeo & Juliet Preview 2 (20:15)
28th Sunday Romeo & Juliet Opening Night (20:15)
29th Monday Romeo & Juliet Schools Evening (19:30)
30th Tuesday Romeo & Juliet Schools Evening (19:30)
31st Wednesday Romeo & Juliet (20:15)
1st Thursday Romeo & Juliet (20:15)
2nd Friday Romeo & Juliet (20:15)
3rd Saturday Romeo & Juliet (20:15)
4th Sunday An Evening with Cape Town Opera (18:00)
5th Monday Romeo & Juliet Schools Evening (19:30)
6th Tuesday Romeo & Juliet Schools Evening (19:30)
7th Wednesday Romeo & Juliet (20:15)
8th Thursday Romeo & Juliet (20:15)
9th Friday Romeo & Juliet (20:15)
10th Saturday Romeo & Juliet (20:15)
11th A Night at The Musicals (18:00)
12th Monday Romeo & Juliet Schools Evening (19:30)
13th Tuesday Romeo & Juliet Schools Evening (19:30)
14th Wednesday Romeo & Juliet (20:00)
15th Thursday Romeo & Juliet (20:00)
16th Friday Romeo & Juliet (20:00)
17th Saturday Romeo & Juliet (20:00)
19th Monday Romeo & Juliet Schools Evening (19:30)
20th Tuesday Romeo & Juliet Schools Evening (19:30)
21st Wednesday Romeo & Juliet (20:00)
22nd Thursday Romeo & Juliet (20:00)
23rd Friday Romeo & Juliet (20:00)
24th Saturday Romeo & Juliet (20:00)
25th Sunday Friends in Harmony: A Choral Celebration (18:00)