Russian Post will deliver letters to Juliet from Shakespeare’s fans
This year the 400th anniversary of the English playwriter William Shakespeare death is celebrated. Actions coincided to this date are being held all over the world. Moscow citizens can also participate in one of them by sending a letter to Juliet in Verona.
Russian Post informed about such opportunity. On 24 May the exhibition coincided to the 400th anniversary of the author’s of “Romeo and Juliet” death will be open in the mansion of Saltykov-Chertkov on the Myasnitskaya Street. Russian Post decided to place an ancient palisander box there. So anyone who wants can write a letter to Juliet of any content and to send it to Italian city Verona. If the author of the message wants to get the reply he should write his exact residence address.
We will point that Shakespeare’s tragedy has been popular for several hundred years. It was cinematized and put on the stage dozens of times. In many cities there are monuments to lovers and the Juliet’s balcony in Verona is one of the most famous places.
People from all over the world are sending letters to Juliet describing their excitements and feelings. All of them arrive to Juliet’s club in Verona where special staff works on behalf of the famous heroine. And the 400th anniversary of the Shakespeare’s death has heighten the interest not only to his works but exactly to this work also.