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Performance

VenueHaymarket Theatre
TownBasingstoke
CountyHampshire
From30th June 2017
To30th June 2017
When19:30
What is currently on at Haymarket Theatre (V764)

A Midsummer Night's Dream

T1884631885
Shakespeare's story of fairies, love and marriage told in ballet form.
Music Mendelssohn


Archive :: production:T1884631885, dance or ballet:S501, venue:V764
Current production:Work

Production details

This funny and heart-warming adaptation features vibrant classical choreography danced by some of the finest dancers around. Mendelssohn's joyous music is interpreted by Artistic Director Darius James, and highlights include radiant costumes, sets and video projection. The Queen of the Fairies, Titania, and Puck, the mischievous messenger, inhabit the supernatural fairy kingdom. Bottom and his boot-wearing 'Rude Mechanicals' present their famous play Pyramus and Thisbe. And finally, the lovers, caught in a thrilling web of mistaken identity and confusion, finally find their way through the Athenian forest to an unforgettable and joyous reconciliation.

Company

Company Ballet Cymru
Presented byThe Riverfront Theatre

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