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Asolo's New Stages to Debut Romeo and Juliet Adaptation
SARASOTA – As part of Asolo Rep's New Stages tour, an FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training production of Romeo & Juliet will present two public performances with post-performance discussions on Thursday, October 3.
The world-premiere of this 45-minute adaptation will be performed by two different casts of FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training third-year students. There will be a special cocktail reception at 7 p.m. between performances, which is included in the ticket price.
The first performance begins at 6 p.m. featuring Team Montague, while the second performance begins at 8:30 p.m. featuring Team Capulet.
The performance will be held at the Cook Theatre on the grounds of the Ringling Museum of Art located adjacent to the museum entrance at 5555 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota.
Tickets are $25 per performance and can be purchased by phone at 941-351-8000/800-361-8388; or at the Asolo Repertory Theatre box office.
|Kristen Lynne Blossom and Ben Williamson as Romeo & Juliet. Photo by Daniel Kelly|
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