Romeo & Juliet On Stage at Pomona College
The Department of Theatre & Dance at Pomona College, which serves as the theatre department for The Claremont Colleges, will present William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet, March 31 – April 2.
Performances for this heart-wrenching tale of young love, are March 31 - April 2 at 8:00 p.m., and April 2 & 3 at 2:00 p.m. in the Seaver Theatre, 300 E. Bonita Ave., Claremont. Ticket prices are $5.00 for faculty, staff, seniors & students and $10.00 for general admission. For further information, call the Pomona College Seaver Theatre Box Office at (909) 621-8525 or 607-4375. Box Office hours are Monday through Friday 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Visiting Professor Boots Y. Pascual is directing the Pomona College production. The fight direction is by professional stunt coordinator Ken Merczk and the guest dance choreographer is student Molly Rogers (Scripps’05). Scenic design is theatre Professor and Chair, James P. Taylor of the Theatre & Dance Department. Guest artist Steven Lee is designing the costumes and guest designer Peter Gottlieb is designing the lighting. Vanessa Rundle (Pitzer’08) is the stage manager. Students from all five of the Claremont Colleges undergraduate institutions are in the production.
Pomona College, the most highly regarded liberal arts college on the West Coast, offers a comprehensive program in the arts, humanities, social sciences and natural sciences. Its hallmarks include small classes, close relationships between students and faculty, and a range of student research opportunities.