Romeo in the City

by Amber Lone


Age Advice: 14+

Romeo in the City is a play written for Theatre Centre by Amber Lone. In 2007 it was toured to audiences aged 14+ in secondary schools.

Two families surviving in modern Britain.
Young men, gangs and knives.
Shakespearean verse and modern rhyme.
A play-within-a-play. A fight becomes a dance.

Creative Team

Writer: Amber Lone
Director: Michael Judge
Design: Roma Patel
Cast: Balvinder Hayer, Ery Nzaramba, Robert Solar, Selina Zaza and Seray Morka
Music: Stephen Hudson
Lighting Design: Ian Scott
Fight Director: Brett Yount
Movement Consultant: Vik Sivalingam
Production Management: Adam Carrée
Stage Managers: Beth Hoare & Patrick Birch
Voice Coach: Claudette Williams
Casting: Bernadette O’Brien
Photography: Pau Ros
Dramaturg: Carl Miller

The information on this page has been gathered from archive materials. Do you have more information about this play, or were you involved in its production? Let us know by leaving a comment below or contacting us.

"It's a firecracker of a show, no question. Amber Lone has picked up the passions and rivalries of the original play brilliantly."

John Retallack, Company of Angels

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