Event A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Venue Opera Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 28 July 1993
Opening Date 28 July 1993
Last Date 9 September 1993
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description "Not quite the dyed-in-the-wool Shakespearean might expect, perhaps. No dainty fairies, no tinsel wings."
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Opera
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
John O'Connell Choreographer
Benjamin Britten Composer
Roderick Brydon Conductor
Bill Marron Designer
Catherine Martin Designer
Baz Luhrmann Director
Nigel Levings Lighting Designer
Richard Alexander Singer
Neil Archer Singer
Michael Chance Singer
Tyler Coppin Singer
Geoffrey Crook Singer
Steven Gallop Singer
Kristi Harms Singer
Roxane Hislop Singer
Neil Kirkby Singer
Graeme Macfarlane Singer
Michael Martin Singer
Kathryn McKusker Singer
Gary Rowley Singer
Gary Rowley Singer
Linda Thomson Singer
Paul Whelan Singer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information 11 performances.
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record August 1993
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record July 1993
Programme PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Brochure Sydney Opera House Diary Jun/Jul 1993
Event Identifier 20075