He’s young, head strong and determined to marry the girl of his dreams, even though her parents won’t let him in the house. And our head-over-heels hero, Romeo, follows his heart and his true love to a bittersweet end.

Listen as company member Paul Michael Bloodgood shares the modern-day relevance of his character in Stephen Mills’ “Romeo & Juliet.” Paul, who will retire at the end of the 2017/18 season, will dance Romeo for the final time during the Sept. 15 and 17 performances. Don’t miss this gorgeous production, featuring elaborate sets and costumes and live accompaniment of Sergei Prokofiev’s romantic score by the Austin Symphony Orchestra.

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