Recently some Mark Morris dancers as well as silk road ensemble have joined in a particular classic love story. In more particular detail to this aspect in general when it comes to stories there are few stories that capture the hearts of people all over the world as reliably as a story in general about some particular ill starred lovers themselves.
- Few stories capture the hearts of people all over the world as reliably as one about ill-starred lovers
- No matter that we all know the outcome of “Romeo and Juliet” — their plight perennially moves us
- Another of the world’s great love stories, “Layla and Majnun,” dates back long before Shakespeare
“The story of Layla and Majnun saturates Middle Eastern and Asian culture, much as that of Romeo and Juliet in the West: in countless retellings through literature, stage versions and films.”