A Tender Thing, Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon Using Shakespeare’s text as a starting point, Ben Power has created an achingly beautiful version of Romeo and Juliet

October 16, 2012

A Tender Thing, RSC Stratford-upon-Avon. Using Shakespeare’s text as a starting point, Ben Power has created an achingly beautiful version of Romeo and Juliet that tells the story of two older lovers. Richard McCabe and Kathryn Hunter in the roles of Romeo and Juliet
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A Tender Thing, RSC Stratford-upon-Avon. Using Shakespeare’s text as a starting point, Ben Power has created an achingly beautiful version of Romeo and Juliet that tells the story of two older lovers. Richard McCabe and Kathryn Hunter in the roles of Romeo and Juliet
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A Tender Thing, RSC Stratford-upon-Avon. Using Shakespeare’s text as a starting point, Ben Power has created an achingly beautiful version of Romeo and Juliet that tells the story of two older lovers. Richard McCabe and Kathryn Hunter in the roles of Romeo and Juliet
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A Tender Thing, RSC Stratford-upon-Avon. Using Shakespeare’s text as a starting point, Ben Power has created an achingly beautiful version of Romeo and Juliet that tells the story of two older lovers. Richard McCabe and Kathryn Hunter in the roles of Romeo and Juliet
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A Tender Thing, RSC Stratford-upon-Avon. Using Shakespeare’s text as a starting point, Ben Power has created an achingly beautiful version of Romeo and Juliet that tells the story of two older lovers. Richard McCabe and Kathryn Hunter in the roles of Romeo and Juliet
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A Tender Thing, RSC Stratford-upon-Avon. Using Shakespeare’s text as a starting point, Ben Power has created an achingly beautiful version of Romeo and Juliet that tells the story of two older lovers. Richard McCabe and Kathryn Hunter in the roles of Romeo and Juliet
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A Tender Thing, RSC Stratford-upon-Avon. Using Shakespeare’s text as a starting point, Ben Power has created an achingly beautiful version of Romeo and Juliet that tells the story of two older lovers. Richard McCabe and Kathryn Hunter in the roles of Romeo and Juliet
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A Tender Thing, RSC Stratford-upon-Avon. Using Shakespeare’s text as a starting point, Ben Power has created an achingly beautiful version of Romeo and Juliet that tells the story of two older lovers. Richard McCabe and Kathryn Hunter in the roles of Romeo and Juliet
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

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