Diners, crooners, puffed sleeves and the jitterbug.
The Capulet diner magnates and the Montague newsstand moguls reign the streets.
Tales of thumb-biting, blood spilling and pistol-wielding terrorise the common man. Out of this deep-seated rivalry emerges a tale of forbidden love, chance meetings and swing dancing.
From the first intimate blush to the foreshadowed tragic finale, Romeo and Juliet is a tale of two teenagers’ resistance towards powerful social forces – one to be enjoyed by all lovers, and all lovers of love.