Shakespeare's Globe

Juliet played by Kananu Kirimi

Romeo & Juliet (2004)
Written by: William Shakespeare

Kananu Kirimi returned to the Globe for her second season to play Juliet in the 2004 production of Romeo & Juliet. During the 2000 season, she played the Queen in Two Noble Kinsmen and Miranda in The Tempest.

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Production Notes 4

This is Kanunu's ninth blog entry for the 2004 production of Romeo and Juliet, in which she talks about performing at Hampton Court Palace, the effects of a new setting upon the production and audience reactions at the performance.

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Production Notes 3

This is Kanunu's eighth blog entry for the 2004 production of Romeo and Juliet, in which she talks about the midnight performance held recently and Original Pronunciation.

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Production Notes 2

This is Kanunu's seventh blog entry for the 2004 production of Romeo and Juliet, in which she talks about preparing for a performance, continual changes to the production, and original pronunciation.

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Production Notes 1

This is Kanunu's sixth blog entry for the 2004 production of Romeo and Juliet, in which she talks about the first live performance, the previews and audience reactions.

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Rehearsal Notes 5

This is Kanunu's fifth blog entry for the 2004 production of Romeo and Juliet, in which she talks about technical rehearsals, the way that the lines come alive onstage, and performing in all weather on the Globe stage!

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Rehearsal Notes 4

This is Kananu's fourth blog entry for the 2004 production of Romeo and Juliet, where she talks about group work, the 'balcony scene' and musicians on stage, amongst other things.

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Rehearsal Notes 3

This is Kananu's third blog entry for the 2004 production of Romeo and Juliet, where she talks about Juliet's relationship with her parents and with the nurse, costumes and kissing, amongst other things.

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Rehearsal Notes 2

This is Kananu's second blog entry for the 2004 production of Romeo and Juliet, where she talks about learning lines, rehearsal games, original practices, and the challenges of the rehearsal process so far.

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Rehearsal Notes 1

This is Kananu's first blog entry for the 2004 production of Romeo and Juliet, where she talks about being back at the Globe, getting the news that was to play Juliet and early rehearsals and preparation for the production, amongst other things.

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