Festival Programme

Festival Programme  

Season of Love and Hate brings Romeo & Juliet to the main festival stage. It will be directed by Sean Aita, making it his first season at Midsummer Scene. Our version of the world’s most romantic tragedy will be inspired by 1960s Italy and draw heavily on mafia culture. The creative team is composed of artists from all over Europe, making this season even more international.

22nd June, Opening night
Romeo & Juliet
Performances every night at Fort Lovrjenac
till 5th July (excluding 27th June)

21st June, Festival opening
World Music Day Concert
Performed by Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra

27th June
I Who Have Hands More Innocent
Directed by Ivan Leo Lemo

6th July
Songs For Lovers (And Other Idiots)
Cabaret performed by Sarah-Louise Young and Michael Roulston

7th July , Festival closing
Uncle Maroye Re-examined
Directed by Paolo Tišljarić and performed by the festival ensemble

Midsummer Scene is a project of the City of Dubrovnik and the Dubrovnik Tourist Board, and it is a joint production with Brilliant Events, Dubrovnik and Honey-tongued Theatre Productions Ltd. London


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