First Time on Blu-Ray from the Paris Opera Ballet Rudolf Nureyev Production of Romeo & Juliet

New York, NY, April 02, 2010 --( Debuts on Blu-ray April 27

Kultur is proud to announce the release of the new high definition release of the Rudolf Nureyev’s Romeo & Juliet. This acclaimed ballet production will be available April 27 2010 on Blu-ray for a suggested retail price of $39.99.

Romeo & Juliet a dramatic and timeless tale of, love hate and class division adapted from William Shakespeare’s classic play. The ballet’s combination of dramatic acting, virtuoso technique, and ethereal beauty continues to enthrall audiences around the world. To this lush production add the unique choreography of Nureyev based on all 52 of Prokofiev’s movements from the complete score.

The Parisien said of it “Once again the Paris Opera Ballet offers one of the most beautiful performances you could ever hope to see…very moving… Shakespeare is well served!”

Le Figaro stated, “A splendid recreation, totally faithful to Nureyev, this Romeo and Juliet is one of the greatest events of the year.”


Manuel Legris
Monique Loudieres
Lionel Delanoe
Charles Jude
Wilfred Romoli
Karin Averty
Jose Martinez
Clotilde Vayer
Olivier Patey
Annie Carbonnel

Romeo & Juliet
Street Date: April 27, 2010
SRP: $39.99
SKU: BD2102
Run Time Ballet: 150 minutes
Territory: North America--Region A/1
UPC: 032031210271
ISBN: 978-0-7697-8952-1


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