Actor Daniel Boyd discusses taking on one of Shakespeare's most famous male leads, Romeo Montague

Playing Romeo: Daniel Boyd

Shakespeare's Globe

Daniel Boyd played Romeo in Robert Icke's Headlong production, which toured the UK in 2012.

Daniel describes how Romeo's language makes clear his earth-shattering connection to Juliet and argues that the moment of Tybalt's murder holds great significance for Romeo as a character.

Production duration: 25 min 10 sec