Midsummer Night’s Dream, A

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About the Show Less...

Matthew Bourne choreographs Britten's opera set in Shakespeare's most enchanted forest. Read More >

Robert Carsen’s boldly imaginative production creates stage pictures of ravishing simplicity featuring choreography by Matthew Bourne. As the boundaries between dream and reality begin to blur, not even the landscape is what it seems.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 23/06/2004

Closing Night: 08/07/2004

Running time: 2 hours 50 minutes

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Cast & Creative


Robin Blaze, Sarah Tynan, Iain Paterson, Leah-Marian Jones, Alfred Boe, Leigh Melrose, Victoria Simmonds, Linda Richardson, Peter Rose, Graeme Danby, Christopher Gillet, Clive Bayley, Robert Burt, Leslie John Flanagan


Director - Original Director: Robert Carsen, Revival directed by: Emmanuelle Bastet

Producer - ENO

Designer - Michael Levine

Choreographer - Matthew Bourne

Conductor - Paul Daniel

Lighting Designer - Davy Cunninngham

Author - After Shakespeare

Lyrics By - Britten and Pears

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