Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet is the newest dance production by Rasta ThomasBad Boys of Dance Company, based on William Shakespeare‘s play. It was choreographed by Adrienne Canterna and stars James Boyd, Daniela Filippone, Drew Burgess, Robbie Nicholson, Noah Goldsmith, Nicholas Cunningham, Grace Buckley and Jace Zeimantz.

Plot (short version):
The Montagues and the Capulets are feuding. But when Romeo Montague (James Boyd) falls in love with Juliet Capulet (Daniela Filippone) things could work out for the better. Unfortunately, they don’t and it all goes to hell.

To see Romeo and Juliet this way was pretty awesome. Canterna put together a wonderful, touching and above all entertaining show.


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Rock the Ballet

Rock the Ballet is a production by Rasta ThomasBad Boys of Dance Company. They danced at the Museumsquartier in Vienna.

Rock the Ballet combines (modern) ballet with modern music – like U2, Michael Jackson, Lenny Kravitz, Queen, etc – and puts together a dance show with six male dancers and one female.

My review can basically be summed up with “swoon.” I love dance, ballet especially, be it classic or modern and Rock the Ballet takes great dance, great music and sexy men, puts it all in a blender and then gives you a heart-attack inducing milk shake of awesome.

[Unfortunately, this amount of naked was never achieved in the actual show.]

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