romeo and juliet

First Look: The Trailer For Yet Another “Romeo & Juliet” Movie

Uh, where have I been? They’re making another film version of “Romeo & Juliet”? Why, when Baz Luhrman’s mid-’90s hypercolor modern retelling — starring Claire Danes and Leonardo DiCaprio –…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 14, 2013 - 11:00 am

Orlando Bloom, Condola Rashad To Star In “Romeo & Juliet”

An interracial version of “Romeo & Juliet” is headed to Broadway. The Shakespearean-named Orlando Bloom has been cast as Romeo. with Condola Rashad, daughter of Claire Huxtable, as Juliet.

Jessica Wakeman | April 1, 2013 - 7:00 pm

If Facebook Had Existed In Shakespeare’s Time

Can you imagine the fighting that would have erupted on their walls as family members tossed insults around? “Unhand my daughter, Romeo, or I shall report thee to Mark Zuckerberg…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 5, 2011 - 4:45 pm

9 Films Featuring Underage Nude Scenes

Hailee Steinfeld’s appearance in “True Grit” earned her Hollywood’s respect. Her next role may earn her some controversy. In Julian Fellowes’ adaptation of “Romeo and Juliet,” Hailee will do a…

Ami Angelowicz | June 7, 2011 - 10:00 am

Follow “Romeo and Juliet” On Twitter?

“Romeo and Juliet” is finally coming into the internet age. “Such Tweet Sorrow” is an experimental production that follows a contemporary story arc loosely based on the original tragedy, but…

Annika Harris | April 13, 2010 - 6:20 pm

The Juliet Club Keeps The Love Story Of Romeo And Juliet Alive

Last night, I was watching a travel show, and I learned about The Juliet Club. Based in Verona, Italy, where Shakespeare’s Juliet Capulet of Romeo and Juliet lived, the group…

Susannah Breslin | March 26, 2010 - 1:10 pm

What If Romeo And Juliet Were On Facebook?

In case you’ve never really understood Shakespearian verse, you can revisit the classic story of Romeo and Juliet as told through Facebook. All it takes are some friend requests, relationship…

Ami Angelowicz | February 4, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Modern Romeos And Juliets Can Proclaim Vows In Verona

Bring your own Romeo to this 13th century Veronese mansion and you could feel as romantic as Shakespeare’s most famous couple. Verona’s town council is now allowing couples to get…

Annika Harris | June 3, 2009 - 1:15 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Romeo And Juliet, Bones And Breast Cancer, And Tim Gunn’s Big Day

Romeo and Juliet with a happy ending. [NPR]
A new study says that women with stronger bones are more likely to develop breast cancer. Do we really have to choose…

Catherine Strawn | July 29, 2008 - 12:20 pm