Roméo et Juliette

Wolf Trap Opera, 2018

New production

"…the young cast delivers a powerfully affecting and emotionally riveting performance.…Wolf Trap, always respectable in the acting department, has upped its game this year.Washington Post

"Stage director Louisa Muller kept the drama taut…The contemporary touches led to some telling stage pictures, particularly the sea of cell phone cameras being wielded by guests at Juliet's very pink-tinted party. " Opera News

Read the director's note here.

Sets: Timothy Mackabee

Costumes: Amanda Seymour

Lights: Bob Grimes

Wigs & Makeup: Anne Nesmith

Fights: Casey Kaleba

 

Conductor: Eric Melear

Tybalt: Richard Trey Smagur

Paris: Patrick Guetti

Lord Capulet: Joshua Conyers

Juliette: Madison Leonard

Mercutio: Thomas Glass

Roméo: Alexander McKissick

Gertrude: Taylor Raven

Gregorio: Andrew Gilstrap

Frère Laurent: Anthony Reed

Stephano: Annie Rosen

Benvolio: Kevin Bryant

Photos © Scott Suchman Photography/
Wolf Trap Opera

© 2019 by Louisa Muller