This week on screen | The Bolshoi Ballet performs 'Romeo and Juliet'
One of Shakespeare's most treasured plays, Romeo and Juliet tells the classic story of young love, rebellion and blood ties. In this timeless tragedy based in Verona, Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love while their respective families, the Montagues and the Capulets, are caught in a bitter rivalry ending in heart-wrenching tragedy. With its famous melodies, rhythmic variety and universal theme, this story of impossible love remains an all-time favourite. The Bolshoi Ballet's scintillating performance of Romeo and Juliet will showcase today at 11:30 a.m. at Palace Cineplex.