Romeo and Juliet (Lavery)

Choreography by: Sean Lavery

Music by: Sergei Prokofiev

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Credits

Music
Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64 (1934-40)
Premiere
February 24, 1991, New York City Ballet, New York State Theater; Dancers' Emergency Fund Benefit, one and only performance
Original Cast
Judith Fugate, Peter Boal

Length
9 min.
Set by
Drew Miller
Lighting by
Mark Stanley

The balcony scene from Romeo and Juliet is one of the most romantic scenes in literature. This balletic rendition was first performed by the New York City Ballet as part of a Dancers' Emergency Fund Benefit.