Ghost of Romeo
Ghost of Romeo begins immediately after the untimely deaths of Romeo and Juliet. The Apothecary who sold Romeo the deadly poison is to be imprisoned but would be given a chance at redemption by a desperate Prince. The Apothecary must battle against guilt and ghosts to change his own dark destiny.
Bobby McAfee is an actor and filmmaker who has performed in Gainesville since 1996. Starting with numerous performances of Shakespeare’s works (including Lear in King Lear, Polonius in Hamlet) at the Acrosstown Repertory Theater, he’s also enjoyed lead roles at the Gainesville Community Playhouse, in The Music Man and The King and I, among others. Hippodrome Theater credits include Night of the Living Dead, The Dead Guy, and A Christmas Carol. Ghost of Romeo is Bobby’s first play, and his short film based on the play is available at www.ghostofromeo.com.
Director – Kristin Clippard
Prince – Kevin Mack
Magistrate/ Apothecary’s Wife – Emily Jacobs
Apothecary – Niall McGinty
Gravedigger – Kyle Brumley
Ghost(Romeo)/Other Apothecary – Jay Nixon