Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Carroll Theatre Announces Romeo & Juliet/Romea & Julian

Carroll Theatre is excited to cast Shakespeare’s most famous tale of forbidden love, gender swapped.  Join this Junior-Senior-level troupe as they explore Shakespeare’s tragic tale of star-crossed lovers in a new light. This gender-bending production maintains Shakespeare’s script while transforming the classic characters into Romea & Julian, upending stereotypes and invigorating this timeless tale with modern relevance.

Carroll Theatre will only be performing the show three times: Thursday, September 19 at 7 p.m., Friday, September 20 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, September 21 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the door only. The show will be performed at the Carroll Senior High School Auditorium at 1501 W. Southlake Blvd.

Cast:

Esclalus: (Princess of Verona)

/ Peter (Servant to Capulet)………………………………………..MANA KIANI

Paris: (A young countess)

/ 2nd watchman…………………………………………………………MICHELLE D’AMICO

Montegue (Romea’s mother)……………………………………………….EMMA FARINA

Capulet (Julian’s mother)……………………………………………..……….ADRIANA HEFFRON

Romea (daughter to Montegue)…………………………………….…….EMMA CLOSE

Tybalt (Julian’s cousin)

/ Friar Joan (A religious woman)……………………..…………BELLA DURAN

Mercutia (Romea’s friend)

/ Balthasar (servant to Romea)………………………….……..CAITLIN HUISMAN

Benvolia (Romea’s cousin)……………………………………………………SARAH LACY

Friar Laurence

/ Gregory (servant to Capulet)………………………………….LAINI PULLIAM

Abram (servant to Montegue)……………………………………………..NOA SORRELL

/ Apothecary (an expert in medicines)

Sampson (servant to Capulet)

/ 1st watchman…………………………………………………………ESTELLA ROMERO

Lord Capulet (husband to Capulet)……………………………..…….…DAVIS HAYES

Julian (Capulet’s son)……………………………………………………….….AIDAN MONDRESS

Nurse (nurse to Julian)………………………………………………….…….ZELIA GOURDON

Crew:

Leah Kann – Stage Manager

Alika Osadolor-Hernandez – Assistant Director

Alexandra Khazzam – Props / Scenic Artist

Eden McDowell – Sound Crew

Evan Troutman – Costume Crew Head

Jillian Brown – Fly / Run Crew

Liz Hamel – Lead Crew Head

Luc Oberholzer – Fly / Costume Crew

Morgan Dillard – Lighting Crew

Nick Bright – Lighting Design/ Master Electrician

Sloane Williams – Lighting Crew Head

Ocean Isom – Projection Designer

Olivia Jefferson – Props / Scenic Artist

Ross Ramirez – Sound Crew Head