Kit Connor & Rachel Zegler to star in ‘ROMEO + JULIET’ on Broadway in Fall 2024

Seaview has announced that Emmy Award winner Kit Connor (“Heartstopper”) and Golden Globe Award winner Rachel Zegler (Spielberg’s West Side Story) will star in the new Broadway production of William Shakespeare’s ROMEO + JULIET, which will play a strictly limited engagement on Broadway in Fall 2024 at a theatre still to be announced.

ROMEO + JULIET will be directed by Tony Award winner Sam Gold, with music by Grammy Award winner Jack Antonoff, and movement by Tony Award winner Sonya Tayeh.

The youth are fucked. Left to their own devices in their parents’ world of violent ends, an impulsive pair of star-crossed lovers hurtle towards their inescapable fate. The intoxicating high of passion quickly descends into a brutal chaos that can only end one way.

R + J – Kit Connor and Rachel Zegler photo by Sam Levy

ROMEO + JULIET will open on Broadway in Fall 2024 and will mark the Broadway debuts of Kit Connor, Rachel Zegler and Jack Antonoff, who in February won his third consecutive Grammy Award for Producer of the Year, becoming only the second producer in history to win three years running.

More information including theatre, dates, design team and additional casting will be announced at a later date.

ROMEO + JULIET is produced on Broadway by Seaview. 101 Productions, Ltd will serve as general manager. Casting is by Taylor Williams, CSA.

Tickets for ROMEO + JULIET will go on sale to the public in May 2024. To sign up for early access and to be the first to receive updates, sign up at

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