Getting to know Paris played by Gwenny Cosgrove

While some might consider Paris an antagonist in Romeo + Juliet, I can’t help but see him in a sympathetic light. We first meet this fine gent at the Capulet ball as he dances with Juliet in “Come What May”, only to turn away at the most inopportune moment, and lose her attentions forever once […]

Getting to know Mercutio played by Syn Wytchwood

Syn was one of the first performers to audition for us, and the first to be cast in Company B in the role of Mercutio. From the minute I first saw her, I knew she had something special. She was well prepared and had done her research. She was dressed in a white silk dress […]

“A Masterful Adaptation” – Romeo + Juliet featured in AVENUE Magazine

AVENUE Magazine has selected Romeo + Juliet as their Art Feature for their August Issue. We couldn’t be more honoured and delighted.  The article was written by Lexie Jansma, photographed by Ziki Questi, and designed by Leah McCullough. To read the article, click on any of the images below and they will take you to the […]

Romeo + Juliet to play at the 3 Bears Arts Show at 10am, then at the Playhouse at 1pm

We’re delighted to announce an abridged performance of Romeo + Juliet at the 3Bears Arts Show on Saturday, August 17th at 10am SLT. This will be the first “roadshow” performance of Romeo + Juliet away from the Basilique Playhouse.  We’ll be presenting three scenes from the 10-scene play, “Come what may”, “Sleep Alone”, and “Romeo […]