Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love, but the young lovers of Verona are from rival families. Their love can only survive in death.
A timeless story of passion and forbidden love… Shakespeare’s eternal drama and Gounod’s bewitching music.
Roméo et Juliette - Musical excerpts
(Paris, 1818 – Saint-Cloud, 1893) His father was a painter and his mother was a pianist who passed along her interest in music to him. As a student at the Conservatory, his teachers included, among others, Lesueur and Reicha, with whom Berlioz also studied...
Winnipeg-born Tom Diamond is one of Canada's busiest, most sought-after opera directors.
Max van Wyck
Sets Claude Girard / Costumes Opéra de Montréal / Orchestre Métropolitain / Opéra de Montréal Chorus