Opera’s ‘Romeo et Juliette’ charms young audience

April 8, 2016

Charles Gounod’s operatic adaptation of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is a study in extremes: passion against fury, retribution or forgiveness, centuries-old hate versus new-born love. The middle ground does not exist.

Romeo et Juliette, Toledo Opera’s musical maelstrom which opened Wednesday at the Valentine Theatre, was no exception.

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