As part of GRADS’ annual Summer Shakespeare series, this modern-dress production of the classic tale will stun audiences under the stars at the New Fortune Theatre. Against the backdrop of a bitter feud between their noble families and a tense political situation, a pair of young lovers meet. Despite the bloody hostility between their families they vow their love to each other. Could their revolutionary love finally bring peace to these warring houses? Romeo and Juliet features WAAPA graduate Joe Haworth as Romeo, Astrid Dainton as Juliet, with a cast of veteran performers including Eddie Stowers, Genevieve Moran, Tony Petani, Sarah Thillagaratnam, Ruhama Rowe, Libby Stone, Grace Edwards, and Oliver Clare.