Spoiler alert – so what if Juliet chooses to turn a timeless tragedy on its head and live? Instead, she packs her bags and leaves fair (modern-day) Verona to champion her own destiny on a riotous roadtrip to Paris.
Add a cracking script (written by Schitt's Creek writer David West Read), a heart-soaring soundtrack by Swedish pop maestro Max Martin, and you've got the perfect agents for a smash hit coming-of-age musical.
Throw in a stellar cast of characters, including the bard himself and Shakespeare's sassy wife Anne Hathaway (not the Hollywood actress), for a blast of a show backed by a massive medley set to Britney Spears, Kesha, Katy Perry and more.
So pack your own bags and make a night of it living the life here in Melbourne. Saluti!