Musical updating romeo and juliet
(Well, actually he didn't, but none of his sources did… Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is a play, intended to be performed live in real time on a stage.
Zefferelli wrote a screenplay from Shakespeare's plays, intended to be made into a film.
That’s when we started talking about creating something that was timeless. I grew up on all forms of eighties pop, but there was something special about their partnership and her incredible voice.
It pierced my heart in a way that most pop music didn’t do. We’re updating the tale by setting it in a war torn, much more modern world.
Bredeweg is also one of the creators and executive producers of the critically-acclaimed new television series, “Good Trouble,” a spin-off of the award-winning Freeform series, “The Fosters.”I recently spoke with Bredeweg about “The Romeo & Juliet Project” and more in this exclusive new interview. As a writer, what I tend to do is pick up the old classics and read them from time to time. to San Francisco and was listening to a Best of compilation of Pat and Neil. watching a show at The Rockwell and pitched the idea of a mash up of Shakespeare and Pat and Neil’s music.
Craig Pearce has written: 'William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet' -- subject(s): William Shakespeare's Romeo Juliet (Motion picture) 'William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet' -- subject(s): William Shakespeare's Romeo Juliet (Motion picture) Shakespeare's primary source for Romeo and Juliet was Arthur Brooke's Romeus and Juliet, first published in 1562, two years before Shakespeare's birth, and reprinted in 1587, about eight years before the first performance of Romeo and Juliet. There might have been a real-life situation similar to what Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet experienced, but to my knowledge, he created Romeo and Juliet.
I remember saying to my mom, “That’s what I want to do!
” At the time I didn’t even know what “that” was, but I knew it was magic.
A career that spans thirty million in album sales, four Grammy awards and monster hits like “Love Is A Battlefield,” “Invincible,” “We Belong,” “Promises In The Dark,” and “Hell Is For Children.”Writer Bradley Bredeweg (book) began his career by partnering with Madonna and her Maverick Films.
Together, they developed and wrote his first passion project, Alyx.That’s when Pat and Neil heard about it and invited me to New York.