“& Juliet” is a jukebox musical that reimagines the classic story of Romeo and Juliet from Shakespeare’s play. It premiered in the West End of London in 2019 and has since been produced in other countries as well.
In “& Juliet,” the story of Romeo and Juliet is given a new twist. After Romeo dies, Juliet doesn’t follow him to the afterlife. Instead, she sets out on a journey of self-discovery to Paris with her friends, including her nurse and best friend, and encounters new and unexpected experiences.
The musical features the music of songwriter Max Martin, who has written hits for popular artists such as Britney Spears, Backstreet Boys, and Ariana Grande, among others. The show includes many of Martin’s hit songs, such as “Baby One More Time,” “Everybody (Backstreet’s Back),” and “Can’t Feel My Face,” among others.
Overall, “& Juliet” is a fun and vibrant show that puts a new spin on a classic story, while showcasing some of the most popular songs of recent times.