Watch one of Shakespeare’s most beloved plays come to life in Courtenay in this ballet adaptation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Watch as Shakespeare’s wit meshes and a lively score by the composer Felix Mendelssohn come together in this playful and magical ballet about the quarrel between faeries and mortals in a quest for love. Two Canadian ballet choreographers Shawn Hounsell and Peter Quanz will open this show filled with dramatic, passionate dancing.
Event: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Date: Friday, March 31, 2017
Location: Sid Williams Theatre, 442 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay
Contact: Sid Williams Theatre
Telephone: 250-338-2430 (to purchase tickets, press 1 when prompted)
Official website: http://www.sidwilliamstheatre.com/
Cost: General: $49. Member: $44. Student: $34.
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