WICHITA - Wichita Scottish Rite Signature Theatre presents the tragic love story, Romeo & Juliet, William Shakespeare’s timeless classic, Friday, Mar. 31 at 8pm-Sunday, April 2 at 7pm. General admission is $18, $14 and $10. The production will be held in the historic Wichita Scottish Rite Theatre. Phil Speary will direct and Bobbi Green is the stage manager.
Romeo & Juliet is one of the world’s most beloved romantic dramas. The WSR Signature Theatre production will set this classic tale of star-crossed lovers in the dark world of gothic fantasy. The young couple play out their forbidden relationship in a world of two fierce clans pitted against each other. How can their love survive?
“We have spent hours working on the text, the relationships, the comedy, the tragedy—there is truly something for everyone in this love story,” Speary said. “We are excited to present our version of this play. It is up close and personal with the audience, allowing them access to some of the most beautiful theatrical lines ever written.”
The cast features Noah Segard as Romeo, Scarlet Green as Juliet, Don Wineke as Lord Montague/Apothecary, and Jamie Rhodes as Lady Montague. l