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In refugees' play, Romeo uses Skype

By Agence France-Presse in Amman ( China Daily ) Updated: 2015-04-07 07:28:45

Classic Shakespeare production takes on new meaning in Jordan camp for Syrians fleeing war

Mixing traditional theater with modern technology, a new Syrian version of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is offering a unique twist on the classic love story.

Romeo is a young Syrian refugee in Jordan, and his beloved is trapped in the region of Homs. Their only means of communication is through Skype and other online tools.

In refugees' play, Romeo uses Skype

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