It’s Not Just a Five Hundred-Year-Old Classic

Since the end of February, the cast of Romeo and Juliet has been rehearsing for an opening that will happen in less than two weeks. We’ve read and studied the script, looked up unfamiliar words and phrases, blocked scenes, memorized lines, worked with props, tried on costumes, danced, fought (in character, of course), and we’ve … Continue reading It’s Not Just a Five Hundred-Year-Old Classic

NBYT to Stage “Summer of Love” Shakespeare at NBMAA

Flower power, doves and hawks, draft card burning, high society and counter-culture, and the Summer of Love will be the background for an upcoming production of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet by New Britain Youth Theater (NBYT). Actors ages 10 through 19 will perform the teen tragedy free to the public on the grounds of the nationally … Continue reading NBYT to Stage “Summer of Love” Shakespeare at NBMAA