The most famous love story of all time has been edited from Shakespeare's text for a cast of six, and with a running time of 75 minutes. The timeless Romeo and Juliet will be presented by the Red Raven Repertory Theatre Feb. 22-24.
The shows on Feb. 22 and Feb. 23 will begin at 7:30 p.m. A Sunday matinee on Feb. 24 will commence at 2 p.m. All shows are in the Spencer/Rounds Performing Arts Theatre on the main campus of Coffeyville Community College.
The cast includes Andrew Holcomb (Romeo), Tyler Allen (Juliet), Meagan Strum (Prince, Nurse, Servant, Apothocary), Katelyn Shearhart (Paris, Tybalt), Ryan Hightower (Capulet, Friar, Mercutuio), and Amber Holcomb (Benvolio, Lady Caputlet, Montague).
The play was adapted by Nina Shengold and will be directed by Ryan Mahannah, CCC's Director of Theatre.