Kijk eenvoudig de nieuwste films thuis via Smart TV, mobiel of game console. Geen abonnement, betaal per film Romeo and Juliet (Russian: Ромео и Джульетта), Op. 64, is a ballet by Sergei Prokofiev based on William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. Prokofiev reused music from the ballet in three suites for orchestra and a solo piano work Romeo und Julia op. 64 ist das längste und bekannteste Ballett von Sergei Prokofjew und gilt allgemein als dessen bedeutendster Beitrag zur Gattung. Die Handlung des Balletts folgt getreu jener des Theaterstücks. Das Libretto verfassten Adrian Piotrowski und Sergei Radlow unter Mitwirkung von Boris Assafjew. Das Werk besteht aus drei Akten von jeweils ungefähr vierzig Minuten Dauer sowie einem etwa zehnminütigen Epilog. Ursprünglich sollte es vom Leningrader Kirow-Theater in. Romeo and Juliet is a ballet by Sergei Prokofiev based on Shakespeare's tragic love story. It is one of the most popular renditions of the production. Prokofiev composed the music in 1935 or 1936 for the Kirov Ballet. The incredible ballet score has inspired many great choreographers to try their hand at Shakespeare's story
Choreographiert von Adrienne Canterna, 2019 zuletzt mit der internationalen Erfolgs-Show Rock the Ballet auf zehnjähriger Jubiläumstour unterwegs, zeigt sich ROMEO AND JULIET als Mix aus klassischer Musik mit Vivaldis Die Vier Jahreszeiten und mitreißenden Tracks von Künstlern wie David Guetta, Lady Gaga und Katy Perry, aber auch mit echten Klassikern unter anderem von The Righteous Brothers Romeo, Mercutio and Benvolio, disguised in masks, decide to go in pursuit of Rosaline. Scene 4 ‑ The ballroom ‑ Romeo and his friends arrive at the height of the festivities. The guests watch Juliet dance. Mercutio, seeing Romeo is entranced by her, dances to distract attention from him. Tybalt recognizes Romeo and orders him to leave, but Capulet intervenes and welcomes him as a guest in his house Romeo and Juliet - The Rock Ballet. (118) Bestell-Hotline: 01806-570070 (0,20 €/Anruf inkl. MwSt aus den Festnetzen, max. 0,60 €/Anruf inkl. MwSt aus den Mobilfunknetzen) - Mo.-Fr.: 9-17 Uhr. Hier finden Sie alle Informationen zu Romeo and Juliet - The Rock Ballet. Aktuell scheinen keine Termine im Vorverkauf zu sein Romeo and Juliet. Ballet Rudolf Noureev Book Subscribe Option booking This production is no longer available for subscription. Personal offers for this show. Opéra Bastille - from 09 to 30 June 2021. 3h05 with 2 intervals. About; Cast ; Performances; Gallery; Audio clips; Beyond the experience ; About. In few words: In this production created for the Opera Ballet in 1984, Rudolf Nureyev opted.
Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers encounter passion and tragedy in Kenneth MacMillan's 20th-century ballet masterpiece, screened live around the world and on.. Monique Loudières (Juliet), Manuel Legris (Romeo)Charles Jude (Tybalt), Lionel Delanoe (Mercutio)Ballet de l'opéra de ParisChoreography & Staging Rudolf Nure.. II. ballet romeo and juliet as lovestory? it started with choreographer John Cranko! John Cranko is not hard to know among dancers. Honestly, he can be considered as creator of the most popular version of Romeo and Juliet in Europe. He's the choreographer who laid the foundations of an aesthetic point of view, which was used later as an approach towards this ballet. This is the master of. . Photograph by Helen Maybanks. Yasmine Naghdi as Juliet and Gary Avis as Lord Capulet in Romeo and Juliet, The Royal Ballet © 2015 ROH. Photograph by Alice Pennefather
An artist who effortlessly fused dance and drama, Cranko richly evokes the grandeur of the Capulets' ball, the fierce clashes of the rival families and the brief, luminous flare of young love. His Romeo and Juliet premiered in 1962, the year The Australian Ballet was founded, and generations of our dancers have grown up with the production and gone. Romeo + Juliet, as it is displayed in print, is a ballet by New York City Ballet balletmaster-in-chief Peter Martins to Sergei Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet (1934-1940). The premiere took place on Tuesday, 1 May 2007 at the New York State Theater, Lincoln Cente
That very day, disastrous circumstances lead Romeo to fight and kill Juliet's cousin Tybalt, setting off a chain of events that culminate in tragedy. Juliet takes a potion to avoid the love-match her parents have set up for her, and Romeo, believing she is dead, poisons himself. When she wakes from her deep sleep, Juliet finds the body of her love, and is so distraught that she stabs herself, joining him in death The Capulets host a ball to which Count Paris is invited with the hopes of winning Juliet's hand. Romeo, who suffers from a depression caused by his unrequited love for Rosaline, is persuaded by Benvolio and Mercutio to sneak into the ball as masked visitors; he instantly forgets all about Rosaline as soon as he lays eyes on Juliet. This love is mutual but must be kept under wraps due to the feuding families from which they are born into. Tybalt, though, discovers the truth which leads him. William Bracewell, stars as Romeo, first soloist of The Royal Ballet Francesca Hayward, stars as Juliet, principal dancer of The Royal Ballet and recently appeared as Victoria in the feature film. Romeo is captivated by Juliet's beauty and cannot conceal his emotions. By accident, his mask slips, revealing his face to Juliet. She falls in love with the youth. Tybalt recognises Romeo as an enemy of the Capulets and hurries off to tell Old Capulet that Romeo has dared to come to the ball. Romeo and his friends leave the house to avoid trouble
Romeo, who suffers from a depression caused by his unrequited love for Rosaline, is persuaded by Benvolio and Mercutio to sneak into the ball as masked visitors; he instantly forgets all about Rosaline as soon as he lays eyes on Juliet. This love is mutual but must be kept under wraps due to the feuding families from which they are born into. Tybalt, though, discovers the truth which leads him. Romeo und Julia op. 64 (nach William Shakespeare) ist das längste und bekannteste Ballett von Sergei Prokofjew und gilt allgemein als dessen bedeutendster Beitrag zur Gattung. Die Handlung des Balletts folgt getreu jener des Theaterstücks.Das Libretto verfassten Adrian Piotrowski und Sergei Radlow unter Mitwirkung von Boris Assafjew After Giselle, Sleeping Beauty, and Carmen, Mats Ek put together yet another groundbreaking production with his 2013 Stockholm Opera version of Shakespeare's mythic drama, part of the opera company's celebrations of its 240th anniversary.The Swedish choreographer interprets Romeo and Juliet as less the story of a rivalry between two warring families (the Montagues and the Capulets) and. Principals Romeo and Julia. October 31, 2019: the very last performance of Igone de Jongh at Dutch National Ballet The performance of Thursday October 31st marks the departure of a big icon: principal Igone de Jongh. That evening, after dancing with our Company for the past 24 years, she will star as Julia in her last performance on our stage Für das Semperoper Ballett kreierte der belgische Choreograf Stijn Celis 2013 eine in ihrer Bewegungssprache höchst expressive Interpretation, die das bekannte Sujet als einen packenden Thriller erzählt. Entsprechend interpretiert er »Romeo und Julia« vor dem Hintergrund zweier verfeindeter, in Gewalt und Unterdrückung verhafteter Clans. Eine Verzweiflungstat soll die Ketten der Prägung.
The ballet is known for its breathless pas de deux, dramatic emotions, and tragic tale. Faithful to Shakespeare's original text, the ballet follows the fate of the star-crossed lovers from their first meeting to their untimely, tragic deaths. The tale is full of secrets, passion, and eternal love. Romeo & Juliet is likely the world's best-known love story, and the ballet version of the. In defiance of its tragic ending, Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet remains the greatest romance of all time, demonstrating the power of love in its many forms.. For the Lincoln Kirstein Centennial Celebration in 2007, New York City Ballet presented the world premiere of this full-length production of Romeo + Juliet, choreographed by Peter Martins.The production featured not only the dancers of. For the complete ballet from which this symphonic suite was extracted, see Romeo and Juliet (ballet), Op.64. Movements/Sections Mov'ts/Sec's: 7 Composition Year 1936 Genre Categories : Suites; For orchestra; Scores featuring the orchestra: Related Works Extracted from the complete ballet, Op.64 Nos. 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6 were also arranged for solo piano in 10 Pieces from Romeo and Juliet, Op.75.
Romeo and Juliet (ballet), Op.64 (Prokofiev, Sergey) This work is likely not in the public domain in the US (due to first publication with the required notice after 1925, plus renewal or restoration under the GATT/TRIPS amendments), nor in the EU and those countries where the copyright term is life+70 years Credit: Courtesy of GREAT PERFORMANCES / PBS. Above: William Bracewell and Francesca Hayward in Romeo and Juliet. —Features the current generation of dancers from The Royal Ballet including. As in that ballet, Romeo and Juliet meet at a dance governed by strictly regulated social behaviors and power structures, organized here by the kindly Rev. Bernadette Laurence (Daisy May Kemp), a. Ein Romeo nach Mitternacht arte zeigt Romeo und Julia vom Stuttgarter Ballett Sonntagnacht nach Mitternacht: gar nicht mal so falsch - und arte concert speichert das Stück bis Mitte März 21. 13. Februar 2021. Romeo liebt Julia, Julia liebt Romeo: David Moore und Elisa Badenes vom Stuttgarter Ballett tanzen die Choreografie von John Cranko in der Nacht von Valentinssonntag auf den. Romeo und Julia, Ballett von John Cranko nach William Shakespeare, Ballett von John Cranko nach William Shakespeare, 2 Stunden und 40 Minuten, 2 Pausen: , Choreographie: John Cranko, Musik: Sergej Prokofjew, Bühnenbild und Kostüme: Jürgen Rose, Premiere: 2. Dezember 1962, Stuttgarter Ballett, Musikalische Leitung: Mikhail Agrest / Wolfgang Heinz, Staatsorchester Stuttgar
Romeo and Juliet: Beyond Words (2019) Available on DVD. Michael Nunn and William Trevitt of BalletBoyz took Kenneth MacMillan's ballet out on the town in a glorious open-air version filmed in. Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64, ballet by Russian composer Sergey Prokofiev, completed in 1935 but first performed as a complete ballet in 1938. The composer also extracted from the ballet three orchestral suites and 10 piano pieces, which reached the public sooner. After the Russian Revolution of 1917 The great choreographer Frederick Ashton's Romeo and Juliet is a classical work of genius. Shakespeare's timeless tragedy of star-crossed lovers is unforgettably expressed in dance, drama, and Prokofiev's powerful score Romeo and Juliet is a play written by William Shakespeare.It is set in Italy and is about the love between two young people from noble families that are enemies. Romeo and Juliet has always been one of Shakespeare's most popular plays. It has been adapted to opera, ballet, television productions, and movie
Ballet Talks. The National Ballet invites you to attend the Romeo and Juliet Ballet Talk 45 minutes before every show in the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts.. Enhance your experience and learn more about our productions from Lindsay Fischer, Artistic Director, YOU dance/Ballet Master The Neumeier Romeo and Juliet is said to have been partly inspired by John Cranko's production, so well known to Australian audiences during the period of Maina Gielgud's directorship of the Australian Ballet. And yes, there is a spectre of Cranko somewhere there. But on the other hand, Neumeier's production is quite distinctive. Choreographically it is absolutely fascinating, especially. Romeo and Juliet has been traditionally among the most successful productions at the National Theatre in Prague. The version of the celebrated title, conceived in the spirit of Neo-Classicist dance aesthetics, has been created by Petr Zuska, the Artistic Director of the Czech National Ballet ROMEO AND JULIET hält für die Zuschauer nicht nur jede Menge Romantik, sondern auch einen mitreißenden Mix aus klassischer Musik bis hin zu pulsierenden Tophits von Megastars wie David Guetta, Lady Gaga und Katy Perry bereit. Ballett trifft auf HipHop, Akrobatik und Jazz-Dance und verbindet sich zu einer Show, die mitreißt, bewegt und glücklich macht! Der Klassiker im Hier und Jetzt. Mit. For some time now the three-act story ballet Romeo and Juliet, created in the 1930s with a score by Sergei Prokofiev, has served as a kind of cultural bellweather. The Soviet iteration of Shakespeare's tragedy, for example—choreographed by Leonid Lavrosky, and unveiled at Leningrad's Kirov Theatre in 1940—conveyed a distinctly communist, anti-aristocrat, and anti-merchant message. In.
Ballett-Journal: Es sind ja Elemente sehr expressiver Tanzkunst eingeflochten, etwa in die Figurensprache der Julia, die man zuvor im Ballett kaum kannte. Wie ist es, das mit heutigen Ballerinen zu besetzen, die viel besser trainiert sind als die früheren? Birgit Keil: Diese Rolle, in all ihrer Vielschichtigkeit, ist bis heute eine Herausforderung für jede Ballerina. Sie erfordert viel mehr Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet' provides a solid platform for the tale of young lovers running hopelessly into the hands of death. Valentina Turku and Leo Mujic's choreography for Latvian National Ballet is both elegant and precise. Not a step or movement is superfluous in this concise and perfectly-crafted production. The eternally warring Montagues and Capulets move in lines like. Finden Sie perfekte Stock-Fotos zum Thema Romeo And Juliet A Classic Rock Ballet German Premiere sowie redaktionelle Newsbilder von Getty Images. Wählen Sie aus erstklassigen Inhalten zum Thema Romeo And Juliet A Classic Rock Ballet German Premiere in höchster Qualität
O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art though Romeo? William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet was originally published in 1597 and is the tragic love story of a young man and woman who come from rival families.Numerous productions, from theatrical to ballets to films, have been created over the years to introduce, or re-introduce, this classic to audiences Choreographed by Roger VanFleteren, Associate Artistic Director and Resident Choreographer of Alabama Ballet, Romeo & Juliet is an all-time favorite classical ballet based on Shakespeare's tragedy. The ballet is known for its breathless pas de deux, dramatic emotions and tragic tale. Faithful to Shakespeare's original text, the ballet follows the fate of the star-crossed lovers from their. Romeo and Juliet is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare early in his career about two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families. It was among Shakespeare's most popular plays during his lifetime and, along with Hamlet, is one of his most frequently performed plays.Today, the title characters are regarded as archetypal young lovers Experience a film by Kenneth MacMillan's ballet with dancers from The Royal Ballet. Great Performances | Romeo and Juliet Preview | Season 48 | Episode 1 | PBS Skip to Main Conten Kenneth MacMillan's Romeo and Juliet is one of the play's most well-known and adored adaptations, considered a gem in the crown of The Royal Ballet. Filmmakers and Royal Ballet alumni William.
. Das Werk schildert die Geschichte zweier junger Liebender, die verfeindeten Familien angehören und unter unglücklichen Umständen durch Selbstmord zu Tode kommen. Die Handlung des Stückes umfasst einen Zeitraum von fünf Tagen und spielt zur Sommerzeit. Stanton Welch's Romeo and Juliet made its world premiere at Houston Ballet in 2015 and has since traveled as far as Australia. The exquisite production is a brilliantly imagined interpretation of the world's most famous love story. Set to Prokofiev's breathtaking score, Welch's ballet weaves the poignant tale of the star-crossed pair exquisitely. With lavish sets and costumes by.
Overview. Alexei Ratmansky created his stunning adaptation of Romeo and Juliet for The National Ballet of Canada in 2011 to open the company's 60th anniversary season. The production is true to the colour and character of 16th century Verona and jampacked with dancing - fast footwork, expressive pas de deux and gorgeous ensemble pieces blending classical and folkdance elements Rasta Thomas hat mit Rock the Ballet das klassische Ballett entstaubt. Jetzt katapultiert er ROMEO AND JULIET in das 21. Jahrhundert: klassischer Tanz kombiniert mit Hip Hop und Jazz, faszinierende Videoprojektionen und ein außergewöhnlicher Musikmix machen William Shakespeares Drama zu einer zeitgenössischen Inszenierung, die es so bisher noch nicht gab Ook Rudi van Dantzig liet zich in 1967 voor het eerste avondvullende ballet van Nederlandse bodem inspireren door het verhaal over de onmogelijke liefde tussen twee Veronese jongeren. Met zijn aangrijpende, realistische en geëngageerde Romeo en Julia heeft de voormalig artistiek directeur van Het Nationale Ballet op zijn beurt velen weten te. Romeo and Juliet - Ballet tickets are available for purchase! Do not pass on the opportunity to see Romeo and Juliet - Ballet perform live in 2020-21. Choose from a large assortment of discount tickets for Romeo and Juliet - Ballet and buy yours today! Safe, secure and easy ordering. Call (888) 456-8499 today or buy online Cranko's Romeo and Juliet is told in the most clear and concise way, making explanations in the program book almost completely redundant. In his choreographic handwriting, each movement resembles an emotion. It is purely classical, but combines different styles and influences: from the near acrobatic virtuosity of the soviet ballet to the subtle elegance of the English style. This mixture is.
Die Tragödie Romeo und Julia von William Shakespeare, als Ballett weltbekannt durch Sergei Prokofjew. Rasta Thomas und Adrienne Canterna, das Kreativduo der internationalen Erfolgs-Show Rock the Ballet, wird Shakespeares Meisterwerk im Sommer 2013 als Rock-Ballett in Deutschland uraufführen - ROMEO AND JULIET. Unter der künstlerischen Leitung von Rasta Thomas zeigen die Bad Boys of Dance. Graeme Murphy's Romeo and Juliet, performed by The Australian Ballet, captures the implacable hate of rival families, the joy and tenderness of first love and the poignancy of its end. Music performed by Orchestra Victoria. Watch all your favourite ABC programs on ABC iview. More from ABC We. Studying Romeo and Juliet? Visit the SHAKESPEARE LEARNING ZONE to discover loads of facts, videos and info about the play Find out more. You might also like. Get in touch. Contact Us & FAQs Box Office 01789 331111 Opening times Newsletter Social media.
Then Romeo meets Juliet and forgets all about Rosaline. Question: Which play is Shakespeare generally believed to have written simultaneously (or nearly simultaneously) with Romeo and Juliet ? Answer: Both plays were written around 1595, and, despite the fact that A Midsummer Night's Dream is a romantic comedy, scholars have noted similarities in the structure and themes of the two plays Atlantic City Ballet: Romeo and Juliet. Keine Tickets verfügbar. auf unserer Website. Sonntag, 25 April 2021. 12:00. Estonian National Opera, Tallinn, Estland. Romeo ja Juliet. Kapazität: 800. Noch 4 Tickets übrig. für diese Veranstaltung auf unserer Website. Tickets . Freitag, 21 Mai 2021. 19:00 . Estonian National Opera, Tallinn, Estland. Romeo ja Juliet. Kapazität: 800. Billigste. Romeo and Juliet Costume Design, 1926 by Joan Miro. Courtesy of www.Joan-Miro.net: In 1909, Sergei Diaghilev founded the Ballets Russes, a touring ballet company which performed throughout Europe and North and South America. It is regarded today as arguably the most influential ballet company of the twentieth century, with Diaghilev serving as the company's revolutionary artistic director.
Romeo and Juliet Choreography by Kenneth MacMillan Music by Sergei Prokofiev Scenery and Costumes by Nicholas Georgiadis Lighting by Thomas R. Skelton Running Time: 178 minutes Against the sumptuous setting of Renaissance Italy, Kenneth MacMillan weaves a dance tapestry rich in character that is rhapsodic and sensuous (The New York Times).Sergei Prokofiev's unforgettable music. Also skated to Rota's Romeo and Juliet and Romeo + Juliet Received a silver medal at 2019 US Championships , and a bronze medal at 2018 Internationaux de France Cassandra Johansso The John Cranko version. Cranko's first staging of Romeo & Juliet was for the ballet company of La Scala in Milan in July 26, 1958. It was danced in an open amphiteatre in Venice. Designs were by Nicola Benois and the role of Juliet was danced by then 21 year-old Carla Fracci.Further revising the ballet Cranko staged it in 1962 for his own company, The Stuttgart Ballet Als Ballett wurde Shakespeares Meisterwerk zunächst durch Sergei Prokofjew weltbekannt. Adrienne Canterna inszenierte es schließlich als Rock-Ballett, das 2013 in Hamburg seine Uraufführung feierte. ROMEO AND JULIET hält für die Zuschauer eine emotionsgeladene Mischung aus Tanz und traumhaften Videoprojektionen und Lichtdesigns von Patrick Woodroffe bereit. Eine herzergreifende Geschichte. 60 Jahre Stuttgarter Ballett: Höhepunkte: Plötzlich hieß es Julia und Romeo Hier geht der Vorhang auf: Wir erinnern zum 60. Geburtstag des Stuttgarter Balletts an wegweisende Produktionen
. Bursting with youth, vitality and Matthew Bourne's trademark storytelling, Britain's brightest young dance talent joined the New Adventures company for this World Premiere production Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet, Ballet Suite, Op.64a, No.2 - 5. Romeo and Juliet Before Parting ist ein beliebtes Lied von Gewandhausorchester Leipzig & Kurt Masur | Erstelle deine eigenen TikTok-Videos mit dem Lied Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet, Ballet Suite, Op.64a, No.2 - 5. Romeo and Juliet Before Parting und entdecke 0 Videos von neuen und beliebten Erstellern
Not sure if this is the right place for it, but I was watching ROH's production of Romeo and Juliet, and I noticed that there's a pas de deux with Juliet and Paris that isn't in other productions. Don't really know anything about ballet, but I'm trying to find the music for this scene (It's so gorgeous, oh my god) but can't seem to figure out what it is. Does anyone know what it's called? It. Live ballet filmed in high definition: you feel as if you are there, watching Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake, Cinderella, The Red Shoes, and Romeo and Juliet Romeo and Juliet: Beyond Words remains available on BBC iPlayer. Romeo and Juliet is one of choreographer Kenneth MacMillan's most eloquent and heart-wrenching ballets; and it's one of the brightest jewels in The Royal Ballet's repertoire.. The story of the 'star-cross'd lovers' set in boisterous, violent Renaissance Verona is vivid enough when seen on stage with Nicholas. Find the perfect romeo juliet ballet stock photo. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. No need to register, buy now
Media in category Romeo and Juliet (ballet) The following 16 files are in this category, out of 16 total. AmericanBallet MAE 338510-0.tif 1,563 × 2,000; 4.82 M MacMillan's Romeo and Juliet is an actress's ballet; its weight falls on Juliet's shoulders. It is in many ways her story. Her will moves the action with the heedless power of a locomotive that has gone off the rails. (How many bad decisions she makes over the course of three hours! How we wish someone could save her!) If a dancer can convince us that she is Juliet, we will follow. Which. This Mariinsky production of Prokofiev's ballet ROMEO & JULIET features Vladimir Shklyarov and Diana Vishneva dancing the parts of the star-crossed lovers. Product Identifiers. UPC. 0822231855224. eBay Product ID (ePID) 203862482. Product Key Features. Sub-Genre. Dance. Additional Product Features. Format. Blu-ray/Dvd. Release Date. 20141014 . Genre. Musical & Performing Arts. Region Code. ballet Romeo and Juliet by Nureyev, music by Prokofiev Monique Loudières (Juliet), Manuel Legris (Romeo), Charles Jude (Tybalt), Lionel Delanoë (Mercutio) - Corps de Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris Monique Loudières (Juliet), Manuel Legris (Romeo), Charles Jude (Tybalt), Lionel Delanoë (Mercutio) - Corps de Ballet de l'Opéra de Pari Queensland Ballet ducation Program Romeo & Juliet MacMillan's production Music Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1950) is one of the great Russian composers and pianists of the 00th century. His compositions include seven ballets, eight operas, seven symphonies, five piano concertos, two violin concertos and two cello concertos. Prokofiev explored harmonic dissonance, but often with jaunty attractive.
With Alessandra Ferri, Wayne Eagling, David Drew, Leslie Edwards. Performance of ballet by The Royal Ballet, recorded at Covent Garden, July 1984 Tchaikovsky's Romeo and Juliet was a fantasy-overture, as the composer himself called it.. It was first completed and premiered in 1870. The lukewarm reception made Tchaikovsky take up the suggestions of Balakirev, who suggested the composition and revise the work.The second version was premiered in 1872 and published in Germany Romeo and Juliet, a 1932 short story retelling by Karel Čapek. Romeo and Juliet, a 1935 ballet with music by Sergei Prokofiev. Romeo and Juliet, a 1936 film directed by George Cukor that received four Academy Award nominations. Featured 34-year-old Norma Shearer and 43-year-old Leslie Howard playing the teenaged lovers The original version of the ballet Romeo and Juliet by Sergei Prokofiev is based on Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. Music from the ballet was extracted by Prokofiev as three suites for orchestra and as a piano work. In this film Romeo and Juliet, also inspired by Shakespeare, tensions run high in the choir, and the visual imagery is fluid and strong, just like the music. Thierry Malandain's.