Romeo & Juliet

Rippon Lea House and Gardens

4 Mar - 23 Mar 2019

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Romeo and Juliet – enjoy a night of theatre under the stars with a blanket, chardonnay and friends


A timeless classic celebrating the joy of young love, the power of family,  the value of friends and the futility of hate. You will swoon at the romance and cry at the tragedy. For never was there a story of more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo.


Come and experience Shakespeare’s greatest love story in one of Victoria’s most beautiful estates, Rippon Lea. The Australian Shakespeare Company celebrates its 30th anniversary of Shakespeare Under the Stars with this brand new production.


Directed by Glenn Elston with Music by Paul Norton

The world’s most famous love story!

Tickets and Venue

Ticket Prices

General Admission

3rd – 23rd March 2019 (Various Times) 
Adult $45 – $55
Pensioner $45 – $50
30 & Under $40 – $48
High School Student $25
Group Price (10 or more adults) $40 – $45

Gold Class Experience
Adult $90 – $110

Pensioner $90 – $110

30 & Under $90 – $110

Gold Class Package

On arrival at the venue, you’ll be shown to the Premium Reserved seating area.  Then relax in a low rise chair on a picnic rug under the stars. Enjoy a pre-show beverage (wine, soft drink or water) and read your souvenir programme. At the interval, you’ll be able to enjoy a complimentary tea or coffee.

Getting here and getting around

Rippon Lea House and Gardens
192 Hotham Street
Elsternwick Victoria 3185


What to bring:

It’s up to you! Pack a picnic, bring a blanket, cushions, or seat to sit on. (Or have your dinner delivered and get everything you need on site).


Need more help?

Check out our FAQ or contact us!



ASC are here to help you and make the most out of your experience with us, so please let us know your individual requirements when booking. You can contact us on 03 8676 7511 (Melbourne) or 02 9011 7704 (Sydney). For Adelaide, please call our Melbourne office or send an email to


As our performances take place outside we do not have hearing assistance. Only trained service animals will be permitted on site.

Your Visit

You are very welcome to bring a hamper of all your favourite goodies. BYO alcohol is permitted, in-line with the requirements of the responsible service of alcohol.


What’s available for you:

A delicious menu to order your dinner from – order early online or when you arrive. At the bar we have beer, wine, coffee, tea, hot chocolate, choc tops, lovely lollies, chocolates and chips. Chairs – low or garden style are available for hire on site ($5).


Please remember to pick up all your rubbish and use the bins provided.


Our productions take place outdoors and there is no cover. Please consider bringing a hat, coat, blanket, sunscreen and a water bottle when attending. (Please note that umbrellas cannot be raised during performance times). 


Dressing up is optional and encouraged for all our shows!


Further information

Food & Drink
Gold Class Packages