The Sunday Play | Romeo and Juliet (1999)

Romeo and Juliet

A 1999 BBC radio adaptation of Shakespeare's best-loved play, in an updated version which sees love not as a unifying power amidst social division but as an addiction that threatens society itself. The production is set in present-day Verona.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Plays
  • Channel: BBC Radio 3
  • Duration: 02'56'22''
  • Broadcast date: 1999

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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