The National Ballet Theatre of Odessa is proud to announce “Romeo and Juliet,” coming to Chicago at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph St., Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020 at 3 p.m. Featuring 55 of Ukraine’s top performers, “Romeo and Juliet” will be performed for one night only! Tickets are $55 - $85 , and are available by calling the box office at 312-334-7777 or through www.harristheaterchicago.org.
“Romeo & Juliet” is a ballet performed in two acts, set to the music of composer Sergei Prokofiev, choreographed by Michael Lavrovsky, directed by Elena Baranovskaya and produced by Garri Sevoian. The fullscale production is based on the WIlliam Shakespeare’s tragedy of the two doomed young lovers. The principal dancers are Olena Dobrianska as “Juliet” and Sergii Dotsenko as “Romeo.”