Halifax Summer Opera Festival–A Midsummer Night’s Dream

    August 10, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm America/Toronto Timezone
    Sir James Dunn Theatre
    Dalhousie Arts Centre

    A Midsummer Night’s Dream, an opera by Benjamin Britten 

    One of Shakespeare’s greatest plays set by one of England’s greatest composers, this version of A Midsummer Night’s Dream is unsettling, haunting, hilarious and stunningly beautiful.

    In English, with projected English libretto. Fully-staged and costumed and accompanied by piano.

    These performances feature talented young singers from across Canada and the world in town for the 14th annual Halifax Summer Opera Festival, a competitive opera training program. This is an opportunity to hear first class young singers in an intimate venue.

    conductor: Nicholas Gilmore
    stage director: David Mosey
    collaborative pianist: Gregory Myra
    stage manager: Kaitlyn Smith
    assistant stage director: Edie Reanie
    set designer: Katrin Whitehead
    lighting designer: Sean Burke
    costume designer: Elizabeth Perry
    associate costume designer: Angie Kinsman
    vocal and diction coach: Lucy Hayes Davis

    Saturday, August 4, 2:00 pm
    Tuesday, August 7, 7:30 pm
    Friday, August 10, 7:30 pm
    Sunday, August 12, 2:00 pm

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