Roméo et Juliette

Opera: Work details

Composer: Charles-François Gounod
Librettist: Jules Barbier
Librettist: Michel Carré
Work definition: Opera in five acts
After: After the play 'Romeo and Juliet' by William Shakespeare
Language: French
World premiere: 27 April 1867, Théâtre Lyrique, Paris
ROH premiere: 11 July 1867, Royal Italian Opera
ROH company premiere: 28 October 1994, The Royal Opera, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Productions
Roméo et Juliette (1994) The Royal Opera (21 performances online)