Modern take on Romeo & Juliet

NORWALK - Cerritos College's theatre department will present a modern take on the classic tale of star-crossed lovers -- Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet -- opening April 27 in the campus's Burnight Center Theatre.Directed by John Zamora, the production has been adapted in a modern setting, pitting surfers against gang members, in the streets and beaches of Los Angeles. The play will be presented six times from April 27 to May 6. Pre-sale tickets are $12 general admission and $10 for students, seniors, alumni and faculty. Prices rise slightly if purchased at the door. For tickets and information, go online to

********** Published: March 29, 2012 - Volume 10 - Issue 50