ABOUT: A Truly Magical and Irresistibly Funny Ballet of Shakespeare's Masterpiece

"Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, and therefore winged Cupid painted blind." Touching, joyously inventive and particularly close to Shakespeare's heart, A Midsummer Night's Dream is filled with the most delightful creatures on a roller coaster of emotional depth and humor in this ballet by Ajkun Ballet Theatre choreographed by Chiara Ajkun.


Choreography: Original Choreography by CHIARA AJKUN

Music: FELIX MENDELSSOHN

Running time: 1 hour 20 minutes (Full-Length Version)

 

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Appropriate for:ALL GRADE LEVELS

Running Time: 1 hour 20 minutes (Full-Length Version); 1 hour (excerpt)

Study Guide:AVAILABLE

Introductive lectures and Q/A periods are offered as part of the performance engagements and are included in school version running time.A Midsummer Night's Dream may be performed in its full-length version, or as part of a mixed playbill (performances of excerpts from two or more titles) for the desired running time. Schools may elect to maximize funding by planning mixed program playbill, matinee/s and consider adding a full evening performance open to the general public. All performing engagements offer the option to add a participatory program or residency conducted during the same period of time.

 A Midsummer Night's Dream