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Students help direct 'Romeo and Juliet'

Original post made on Apr 25, 2013

The Mountain View High School Theatre Department is presenting "Romeo and Juliet," Shakespeare's famous tragedy for [Web Link this year's spring production].

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, April 25, 2013, 11:59 AM


Posted by Billiam Shakespeare, a resident of Blossom Valley
on Apr 25, 2013 at 2:00 pm

The play also adds a slight twist to the classic rendition. "The play will bring a more modern style to a traditional story" said Koppel. "For instance, Tybalt and Mercutio have their big fight over a stolen laptop in the parking lot of Safeway. Also, Juliet dies when she is hit by a car driven by a road-raging Romeo."

Posted by Betsy, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Apr 25, 2013 at 2:36 pm

There is also a show Saturday night at 7:00pm -

Posted by incognito, a resident of another community
on Apr 26, 2013 at 10:45 am

Billiam, why did you just post a spoiler and reveal the surprising ending to the story? Thank you for just making it a lot less fun for those of us who made the mistake of reading this webpage.

Posted by incognito, a resident of another community
on Apr 28, 2013 at 5:47 pm

Saw this wonderful production last night and now I see that Billiam was just making a joke. My apologies.