The Edmond Sun

November 9, 2012

Edmond North High School presents 'Romeo and Juliet'

Special to The Sun

EDMOND — From ancient grudge break to new mutiny where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes a pair of star-crossed lovers take their life and thus, our story begins.

William Shakespeare’s classic “Romeo and Juliet” comes to the Edmond North High School stage Nov. 15-17 at North High School. All performances are at 7 p.m.

North students Dakota Murray and Carolyn Grundman play Romeo and Juliet. Shakespeare’s classic prose is placed in a modern setting to bring a fresh look at this timeless theatrical masterpiece.

Tickets are $10 for adults, and $7 for seniors and children/students. Tickets may be ordered ahead of time by going to and mailing the payment in. There is no reserved seating and all tickets are general admission.

“We believe that ‘By Our Pupils, We Are Taught,’ and we are committed to facilitating this process of discovery and learning. Our students are committed to live by the credo, ‘The Relentless Pursuit of Excellence,’ and it shows in every performance and production,” said director Jena Nelson.