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Romeo and Juliet actors talk about pensioner theme

Actors Michael Byrne (l) and Sian Phillips

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The Bristol Old Vic is to produce a version of Romeo and Juliet where the main characters are pensioners.

Michael Byrne and Sian Phillips play the star-crossed lovers and rehearsals started in Bristol on Monday, 1 February.

BBC Points West's Amanda Parr went to meet them.

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