The Atlanta Shakespeare Company at The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse presents Romeo and Juliet

Speakeysie News Desk 1/21/2020

Romeo and Juliet

Directed by Andrew Houchins

$15 General Admission Preview January 30, 2020

Performances January 31 – February 22, 2020

February 2 performance at 2:30pm only. Limited lunch menu available at 1:15pm

We invite you to join us for our  20th anniversary of performing this play about young lovers, feuding families and one Friar with good intentions.

Join the cast and crew members for a lively Q&A on Sunday February 9, 2020

Dramatis Personae

Juliet – Antonia LaChé

Romeo – Joshua Goodridge

Mercutio – Kristin Storla

Benvolio – Adam King

Tybalt – Mary Ruth Ralston

Friar Lawrence – Paul Hester*

Friar John – Kristin Storla

Lord Capulet – Vinnie Mascola

Lady Capulet – Olivia Dawson*

Prince – Kenny Petroski

Lord Montague – Nicholas Faircloth*

Peter – Nicholas Faircloth*

Paris – Patrick Galletta

Nurse – Gina Rickicki

Gregory – Paul Hester*

Sampson – Gina Rickicki

Abraham – Kristin Storla

Apothecary – Adam King

Balthasar – Kenny Petroski

Tybalt’s Page – Paul Hester*

Paris’ Page- Mary Ruth Ralston

Musician – Patrick Galletta

The Watch – Adam King, Kristin Storla, Gina Rickicki

Friar Lawrence, Gregory, Tybalt’s Page Understudy – J. Tony Brown*

Tybalt and Paris’ Page Understudies – Kaley Pharr, Tamia Fair

*Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States

General Tavern Information

Social Media Links:

Twitter @shakespearetav

Instagram: Shakespearetavernplayhouse

YouTube: ShakespeareTav

Performance days & times:
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM, and Sundays at 6:30 PM.

New! Select 2:30 performances:

Julius Caesar Sunday October 27, 2019. Limited lunch menu available at 1:15pm
King Lear
 on Sunday November 24.  Limited lunch menu available at 1:15pm

Romeo and Juliet on Sunday February 2. Limited lunch menu available at 1:15pm
Hamlet on Sunday May 3, 2020. Limited lunch menu available at 1:15pm

The Country Wife on Sunday May 10.  Limited lunch menu available at 1:15pm

Ticket Prices:

Seating areas: Main Floor Seats, Box Seats (on floor) and Balcony Seats

Regular Adult Ticket Prices range from $15-$40 depending on the day of the show, ticket availability and the seating area.

Discount Ticket Options:

$15 for Thursday Previews (See calendar for specific dates)

$20 for Friday Previews (See calendar for specific dates)


Student ticket prices:

$15 General Admission Tickets on Thursdays, $20 in all sections on Fridays and Sundays  (No student discounts on Saturdays)

Educator prices: $5 off per adult price level per night (Not valid on Saturday nights.) 

Military Discount: $3 off adult ticket price

Senior Discount: $3 off adult ticket price

Group Discount (Parties of 10 or more): $3 off adult ticket price

Purchase Tickets Online for most performances at

For information on:

The Shakespeare Club Program and Flex Pass: call The Tavern Box Office at 404.874.5299 x 0,


or visit our website at

Education Programs and Workshops: Laura Cole, Director of Education and Training at 404-874-5299, x 58 or

Volunteer Opportunities: Rich Snow, Volunteer Coordinator at

404-874-5299, x 59 or

Accessibility and The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse: The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse is handicapped accessible. Please let the box office know if you have any special needs that we should be aware of in order to make your Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse experience the very best we can. Our handicapped entrance ramp/parking is located directly behind our building. Once you turn onto Renaissance Parkway from Peachtree Street, you will turn right onto Courtland Street. The Tavern’s back entrance will be immediately on your right once you clear the building on the corner and the traffic poles. The turn comes up quickly, so please drive slowly. Handicapped parking is directly in front of the ramp, behind our building, and anywhere spaces are available.                              

Location: The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse is located at 499 Peachtree Street NE, just four blocks south of The Fox Theater and directly across the street from Emory University Hospital Midtown.

Parking: We recommend parking in the Emory University Hospital Midtown Parking Deck located directly across the street from the front doors of The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse on Peachtree Street. Regular parking price is $5.                       

Food and Beverage Service: The Tavern opens one hour and fifteen minutes before the performance for food and beverage service. Chef for a Night Catering provides a British-pub-style menu for dinner. The Tavern has  beer, wine, coffee, tea, soft drinks, bottle beer and draft beers on tap.

Seating and Box Office: Seating is done on a “first come, first served” basis within each designated section (Main Floor, Box Seats, Balcony). Table seating is limited however all seats can accommodate food and beverages. For tickets or more information, call or email The Tavern Box Office at 404.874.5299 x 0 or or buy tickets online at

The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse is a registered 501 ( C ) 3 non-profit organization and is a member of The Actor’s Equity Association, the professional union of actors and stage managers.

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