Santa Barbara’s internationally acclaimed State Street Ballet brings Shakespeare’s poignant classic to life with stylistic verve. Using the iconic score by Sergei Prokofiev, Artistic Director Rodney Gustafson intensifies the drama by highlighting the most emotional and romantic moments of the world’s most treasured love story. The result is spellbinding, fast-paced action and enhanced empathy for the star-crossed lovers. “Seamlessly melded together,” pronounced Los Angeles Times reviewer Victoria Looseleaf. A must-see!