Romeo and Juliet | Classical Russian Ballet by Khasan Usmanov



Act l

Scene 1

A Square in Verona. Brawl between the Montagues and Capulets.

Scene 2

A masked Romeo and Mercutio are on their way to the ball at the Capulets.

Scene 3

Juliet’s Room. Preparations for the ball.

Scene 4

Ball at the Capulets. First Meeting between Romeo and Juliet.

Act ll

Scene 1

A Square in Verona. Carnival. Meeting between Mercutio and Tybalt.

Scene 2

Church. Friar Lawrence marries Romeo and Juliet in secret.

Scene 3

A Square in Verona. Quarrel, ending in a duel, between Mercutio and Tybalt. Death of Mercutio. Romeo’s revenge and Tybalt’s death Lament for the Dead.

Scene 4

Juliet’s Room. The Lovers meet prior to their separation. Paris woos Juliet.

Scene 5

Romeo’s despair in banishment.

Scene 6

Friar Lawrence gives Juliet an opiate.

Scene 7

Juliet’s Room. Paris woos Juliet. Juliet drinks theopiate. Juliet’s vision.

Scene 8

The house of the Capulets. News of Juliet’s fictitious death. The sad news puts an end to the wedding preparations.