Reviews and Problems with Romeo & Juliet (1996)
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Romeo & Juliet Blu-ray Review
26 November 2009
Summary: It may seem downright peculiar that with source material as well known as Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet , and a composer as lauded and famous as Sergey Prokofiev, that Prokofiev's ballet version of the timeless drama of starcrossed lovers took almost 30 years from its creation to fully penetrate Western consciousness. Prokofiev wrote his expressive score in 1935 with librettist Sergey Radlov.