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Midsummer Night’s Dream, A

Synopsis
Ballet choreographed by George Balanchine and staged by Francia Russell. A video recording of a performance given by the Pacific Northwest Ballet at the Seattle Opera House.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
1997
Duration
103 mins

Credits

Music
Felix Mendelssohn
Production Design
Martin Pakledinaz
Choreographer
George Balanchine
Contributor
Francia Russell
Cast
Phillip OttoTheseus
Hughey. LucindaHippolyta
Brent DaviOberon
Patricia BarkerTitania
David PedenPuck (Robin Goodfellow)
Erica FischbachHelena
Kevin KaiserLysander
Sterling KekoaNick Bottom
Susan GladstoneHermia
Thordal ChristensenDemetrius

Additional Details

Theatre
Seattle Opera House
Theatre company
Pacific Northwest Ballet
Production type
Dance
Plays
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A
Subjects
Dance
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Recorded in May or June 1997. The TOFT recording is a donation from Pacific Northwest Ballet.
General
Singers are Catherine Haight (soprano), Ann Wickstrom (mezzo-soprano), Stephanie Dudash, Susan Rickson, Sara Hedgepath, Emily Lunde.

Archive

Name

Dance Collection, Jerome Robbins Dance Division

Email
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Fax
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Address
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