PERFORMANCES BEGIN IN
Bring it to the Runway for this immersive, fierce, ferocious retelling of the classic Shakespearean story as you’ve never seen it before.
£35 Standard Tickets for performances from 7th May
£25 Preview Tickets available for performances to 6th May.
Getting ThereColab Factory, 12 Pilgrim Street, SE1 4LL
THE BALLROOM AWAITS...
About Category Is Romeo & Juliet
Join the houses inside the Ballroom where you will be surrounded by the action and the glamour in this immersive production…. And it’s the fabulous 80’s, so dress to impress, as you never know when you might be called to walk the runway yourself!
CAST & CREATIVE
Omar F Okai - Director
Omar Okai is the Co Director/Founder/ of the Black British Theatre Awards (#BBTAS), whose inaugural ceremony was October 2019. He is also the Artistic Director of The Okai Collier Company for over 20 years. He has directed/choreographed internationally, France, Spain, Germany and Shanghai and of course Britain, over 70 productions, videos and documentary. Productions included are ‘Five Guys Named Moe' ‘Cabaret' ‘ Rent' ‘Annie’ ‘ Peter Pan ‘ ‘Elegies for Angel’s, Punks and Raging Queens ‘ ‘Smiling State' ‘Honk!’ ‘Assassins' (Mountview Theatre School) ‘Best Little Whorehouse in Texas ‘( Performance Preparation Academy) ‘Sweet Charity’. He is also an International Musical Theatre Examiner for Urdang International. This year sees Omar returning to Shanghai to direct Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Jnr' ‘ Honk ‘ and ‘ Once On This Island ‘. In his own right Omar is an accomplished westend performer, credits are ‘ King ‘ Five Guys Named Moe' ( original cast) ‘ Sweet Charity ‘ ‘ My One and Only' ‘Honk!’ ‘ Candide’ and ‘ Villains Opera' He is also a an experienced performing arts teacher in dance and drama and has taught in vast array of performing arts schools.
We work closely with local LGBTQ+ organisations to promote the safety and wellbeing of those who identify as such.
The ballroom is a safe space for all.
No questions asked.