William Shakespeare's iconic romantic tragedy of innocent young lovers falling victim to family hatred and cruel destiny... swords clash, everlasting love is promised and a treacherous sleeping potion is swallowed in the greatest love story of all time. Timeless and deeply moving, Romeo and Juliet exquisitely embodies the brief joy of youthful passion and ecstasy. They love each other passionately while their families' mutual disdain and prejudice lead to revenge and an irreversible fate. Preview Lecture at this Performance Previews are free, half-hour discussions presented by industry experts that provide unique insight on performances. Previews are held 45 minutes prior to a performance. Previews for performances held in the Pasant Theatre are held in the Festival Lobby, near the Pasant Theatre's concession area.