CST_SSRJ_1Christopher Allen and Laura Rook discuss their roles in Short Shakespeare! Romeo & Juliet currently playing at Chicago Shakespeare Theater. For more information visit www.ChicagoShakes.com.

Directed and Adapted by Rachel Rockwell: in Chicago Shakespeare’s Courtyard Theater

Saturday mornings at 11:00 a.m. through March 23, 2013

Experience all the passion and drama of true love found—and tragically lost—in this 75-minute abridged production.

The feverish intensity of youth explodes on CST’s stage in a high-energy, entertaining, family-friendly introduction to Shakespeare on Saturday mornings. Following the performance, audience members are welcome to join the cast for a discussion and photo opportunities in the lobby.

Recommended for ages 10 and up.

Approximate Running Time: 75 minutes (no intermission), plus 15-minute post-show discussion.