Romeo & Juliet

Romeo & Juliet

Presented with Sydney Symphony Orchestra.

In an exciting new arrangement of words and music, we’re delighted to celebrate our 25th anniversary by sharing the stage with the distinguished Sydney Symphony Orchestra.

Giving life to the tragic romance of William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet, Bell Shakespeare’s Co-Artistic Director, John Bell, will direct excerpts from the play, as world renowned conductor Simone Young weaves music from Prokofiev’s thrilling ballet score through the performance. This tale, told in so many ways over the centuries, now comes together in an exciting and unique collaboration. A truly unforgettable romantic experience awaits.

You will receive a 10% discount on the price of Priority tickets to Romeo & Juliet when adding this concert to your Bell Shakespeare season package.

Prokofiev Music from Romeo & Juliet
Shakespeare Excerpts from Romeo & Juliet


Director John Bell
Conductor Simone Young

Sydney Opera House, Concert Hall
Thursday 20 August, 8pm limited availability A and B Reserve
Friday 21 August, 11am  sold out
Saturday 22 August, 2pm  sold out
Monday 24 August, 7pm  sold out

Ticket prices
A Reserve $117
B Reserve $93
C Reserve $75

Available only with a season package

Romeo & Juliet