romeo and juliet
by william shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet Poster (c) The Bacchanals
Sampson and Gregory (c) The Bacchanals
"'Me they shall feel while I am able to stand, and 'tis known I am a pretty piece of flesh"
Alex Greig as Sampson and Walter Plinge as Gregory
Romeo and Benvolio (c) The Bacchanals
"Show me a mistress who is passing fair;
What doth her beauty serve but as a note
Where I may read who passed that passing fair?"
Alex Greig as Romeo and Erin Banks as Benvolio
Benvolio (c) The Bacchanals
Erin Banks as Benvolio
Romeo (c) The Bacchanals
Alex Greig as Romeo
A Servant of Capulet (c) The Bacchanals
"It is written that the shoemaker should meddle with his yard, and the tailor with his last, the fisher with his pencil, and the painter with his nets"
James Stewart as the Servant
Juliet (c) The Bacchanals
"I'll look to like, if looking liking move,
But no more deep will I endart mine eye
Than your consent gives strength to make it fly."
Julia Harrison as Juliet
Lord Capulet and Tybalt (c) The Bacchanals
"You'll make a mutiny among my guests?"
Walter Plinge as Capulet and James Stewart as Tybalt
Juliet and Romeo (c) The Bacchanals
"If I profane with my unworthiest hand
This holy shrine, the gentle sin is this:
My lips, two blushing pilgrims, ready stand
To smooth that rough touch with a tender kiss."
Julia Harrison as Juliet and Alex Greig as Romeo
Benvolio and Mercutio (c) The Bacchanals
"Now will he sit under a medlar tree
And wish his mistress were that kind of fruit
As maids call medlars when they laugh alone"
Hadleigh Walker as Mercutio and Erin Banks as Benvolio
Romeo and Juliet (c) The Bacchanals
"It is my lady! O, it is my love!
O, that she knew she were!
She speaks, yet she says nothing. What of that?
Her eye discourses - I will answer it."
Alex Greig as Romeo and Julia Harrison as Juliet
Romeo and Juliet (c) The Bacchanals
"Thou know'st the mask of night is on my face,
Else would a maiden blush bepaint my cheek
For that which thou hast heard me say tonight."
Alex Greig as Romeo and Julia Harrison as Juliet
Friar Laurence (c) The Bacchanals
James Stewart as Friar Laurence
Romeo and Friar Laurence (c) The Bacchanals
"With Rosalind, my ghostly father? No,
I have forgot that name, and that name's woe!""
Alex Greig as Romeo and James Stewart as Friar Laurence
Mercutio and Romeo (c) The Bacchanals
"Nay, if our wits run the wild goose chase, I am done, for you have more of the wild goose in one of your wits than I am sure I have in my whole five."
Hadleigh Walker as Mercutio and Alex Greig as Romeo
Juliet
Irene Flanagan as the Nurse
The Prince (c) The Bacchanals
"Let Romeo hence in haste,
Else when he is found that hour is his last".
Tina Helm as the Prince
Juliet (c) The Bacchanals
"Come, gentle night; come, loving black-browed night,
Give me my Romeo; and when I shall die
Take him and cut him out in little stars,
And he will make the face of heaven so fine
That all the world will be in love with night
And pay no worship to the garish sun."
Julia Harrison as Juliet
Juliet and Lady Capulet (c) The Bacchanals
"I pray you tell my lord and father, madam,
I will not marry yet. And when I do, I swear
It shall be Romeo, whom you know I hate,
Rather than Paris."
Julia Harrison as Juliet and Eve Middleton as Lady Capulet
Juliet and vial (c) The Bacchanals
"Take thou this vial, being then in bed,
And this distilling liquor drink thou off."
Julia Harrison as Juliet
Juliet, Lord and Lady Capulet (c) The Bacchanals
"Her blood is settled and her joints are stiff.
Life and these lips have long been separated.
Death hangs on her like an untimely frost
Upon the sweetest flower of all the field."
Julia Harrison as Juliet, Walter Plinge as Lord Capulet, Eve Middleton as Lady Capulet
Juliet and her Romeo (c) The Bacchanals
"What's here? A cup clos'd in my true love's hand?
Poison I see hath been his timeless end."
Alex Greig and Julia Harrison as Romeo and Juliet
Epilogue (c) The Bacchanals
"Where be these enemies? Capulet, Montague,
See what a scourge is laid upon your hate,
That heaven finds means to kill your joys with love."
Walter Plinge, Hadleigh Walker, Tina Helm and the company

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