Roméo et Juliette

Music by Charles Gounod
Libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré

Friday, April 10 at 7:30pm
Sunday, April 12 at 2:00pm, 2015
at the Pantages Theater


The classic Shakespearean tragedy of two star-crossed lovers, torn apart by feuding families was adapted into an opera by the great French composer Charles Gounod. The beautiful music and moving story have never sounded so sweet.

The Cast

Juliette Ksenia Popova
Roméo Christopher Bengochea*
Frère Laurent Benjamin Harris
Mercutio Ryan Bede
Stéphano Sheila Houlahan*
Count Capulet Michael Dunlap
Tybalt Timothy Janecke*
Gertrude Charmée Beauclaire
The Duke Alan Newman
Pâris Tom Oswald
Grégorio Mark Davies
Benvolio Brandon Higa
Conductor Keith Clark
Stage Director Noel Koran
Chorus Master Bernard Kwiram
Rehearsal Pianist Svitlana Smaga

Amanda Baggett, Charmee Beauclaire, Bob Bowlby,
Annette Dennis, Sarah Edwards, Steven Hall,
Ted Hunter, Jamie Lund, Katie Malik,
Marie Most, Alan Newman, Tom Oswald,
Phillip Parham, Douglas Phillp, Angie Shephard,
Dan Skelley, Dan Szekely, Melissa Urquhart, Anna Willson

* Tacoma Opera Debut

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