Sweaty, stripped-back Shakespeare. The actors, the audience, the text.
Romeo and Juliet is about young love in all its raw and savage beauty. The show drives through action-packed thrills and tender intimacy to crushing loss.
Five actors blast the company's signature style of urgency, humour and clarity to conjure a stirring, visceral theatrical experience.
Merely Theatre present their second UK tour in association with The Production Exchange. A genderblind repertory company with absolute clarity at the heart of their approach.
Exhilarating, sharp and hilarious, the shows are loved by audiences and acclaimed by critics across the country, offering an authentic Shakespearean experience for the 21st century.
"The production was poignant and moving, yet shockingly funny at all the right moments" ★★★★★ Everything Theatre
"Wreaking havoc and inducing raucous laughter" ★★★★ Edinburgh Guide
"I laughed from start to finish and came away with a whole new appreciation for the work of Shakespeare" ★★★★ North West End
"This is cracking theatre, and a triumph of resourcefulness and invention" Eastbourne HeraldBook Now