Casting has been announced for the new San Francisco Ballet production of "Romeo and Juliet" at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Wednesday through Dec. 4.
Premiered in March, this full-evening version uses the familiar Prokofiev score, with choreography by company artistic director Helgi Tomasson and designs (sets and costumes) by Jens-Jacob Worsaae.
Principal casting is as follows.:
Wednesday, 8 p.m.: Elizabeth Loscavio (Juliet), Anthony Randazzo (Romeo), Ashley Wheater (Paris), Christopher Stowell (Mercutio), Mikko Nissinen (Benvolio), Jais Zinoun (Tybalt).
Dec. 1, 8 p.m.: Tina LeBlanc (Juliet), David Palmer (Romeo), Rodolphe Cassand (Paris), David Justin (Mercutio), Peter Brandenhoff (Benvolio), Jorge Esquivel (Tybalt).
Dec. 2, 8 p.m.: Loscavio, Yuri Possokhov (Romeo), Wheater, Stowell, Nissinen, Zinoun.
Dec. 3, 2 p.m.: Sabina Allemann (Juliet), Jeremy Collins (Romeo), Wheater, Justin, Brandenhoff, Esquivel.
Dec. 3, 8 p.m.: LeBlanc, Palmer, Cassand, Justin, Nissinen, Esquivel.
Dec. 4, 2 p.m.: Joanna Berman (Juliet), Randazzo, Wheater, Stowell, Nissinen, Zinoun.
The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion is in the Music Center, 135 N. Grand Ave., downtown. Tickets: $15-$60; (213) 365-3500 or (714) 740-2000.