Benvolio


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Benvolio

tries to stop Mercutio’s fatal clash with Tybalt. [Br. Lit.: Romeo and Juliet]
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Mercutio, Benvolio, Rosaline - all characters in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.
In the series, Lashana Lynch played the role of Rosaline Capulet, while Wade Briggs gave life to the character of Benvolio Montague.
At 24, Dowell was already a premier danseur and had originated the roles of Oberon in Frederick Ashton's The Dream and Benvolio in Kenneth MacMillan's Romeo and Juliet.
The unfortunate souls he has chosen to take a hit for Team Verona are Juliet's cousin Rosaline (Lashana Lynch) and Romeo's cousin Benvolio (Wade Briggs).
In this dark tale of murder, vengeance, humiliation, hanging, betrayal, violence, and witchcraft, Benvolio trades blows with Capulets by day, and turns into the sneak thief, the Prince of Shadows, by night.
Coral: 6 Cogry, 7 Mountainous, 8 Upswing, 9 Shotgun Paddy, 10 Emperor's Choice, 12 Tour Des Champs,14 Benvolio, Black Thunder, Bob Ford, Masters Hill, Theatre Guide, 16 bar.
Emperor's Choice, trained by Venetia Williams and ridden by Aidan Coleman, got the best of a thrilling finish as he fought off the attentions of Paul Nicholls' Benvolio and thirdplaced Glenquest last year.
Champion trainer Paul Nicholls, who last won the prize back in 2005 with L'Aventure, has seven possibles in his quest to win the race for a third time including last year's runner-up Benvolio, Rocky Creek and Unioniste.
Instead of harlots flirting with Romeo and his sidekicks Mercutio and Benvolio, there's only a Gypsy, performed with sensual abandon by the ravishing Dawna Mangahas.
McCoy won't be riding in the Scottish Grand National today as his mount Benvolio is a non-runner.
EMPEROR'S Choice showed endless stamina to deny Benvolio and Glenquest in a thrilling finish to the Coral Welsh Grand National at Chepstow.
Emperor's Choice and Benvolio had shared the lead from the start, but their goose looked cooked when Glenquest took the lead two fences from home, only for Emperor's Choice to snatch the verdict by a short head.