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

Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare
Shakespeare's Globe
Directed by Dominic Dromgoole

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

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