Romeo and Juliet
June 12 - June 22, 2013
Atlas Performing Arts Center
1333 H Street, NE
About the Play
O God, I have an ill-divining soul!
Driven by both passion and pragmatism, Juliet embarks upon her journey from adolescence through womanhood to death in the span of only four summer days. Tempers are short, emotions are extreme, and time melts like an ice cube in the heat.
Cast and Creative
Featuring Jessica Aimone, Danny Cackley, Brandon Michael Cater, Luke Cieslewicz, Nello DeBlasio, Connor J. Hogan, Mark McCarver, Emily Morrison, Carlos Saldaña, Charlene V. Smith, and Shelby Sours.
Director: Victoria Reinsel
Fight Director: Casey Kaleba
Movement Coach: Rachel Hynes
Publicity Photographer: KPeterson Photography
Related Blog Posts
For this production, it is the director, Victoria Reinsel, who brings a bravura youthfulness to the proceedings, revealing Romeo and Juliet to be a mosh pit of colliding passions. Yet, while this is a bucking-bull ride of a production, because Reinsel is herself an actress who has displayed a master’s skill with Shakespeare’s verse, she keeps a tight grip on the play’s Shakespearean reins.