Benjamin Britten: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 16:00
Music Centre, Sonore
Opera
Ticket sales begin 19.12.2016 09:00
Tickets: 11-33€
Sibelius Academy Opera performs.

Shows

Sat 22 Apr at 16.00
Mon 24 Apr at 18.30
Tue 25 Apr at 18.30
Thu 27 Apr at 18.30
Fri 28 Apr at 18.30
Sat 29 Apr at 16.00

Performed in English, surtitles in Finnish.

Tytania is headlining at a summer music festival. Her partner Oberon has pursued her there, demanding custody of their son. Four young festival-goers get caught up in the atmosphere of passion, jealousy and betrayal, while a group of festival staff plan their own special performance for visiting VIPs.

Sibelius Academy Opera and Choir
Helsinki Sinfonietta
Markus Lehtinen and Christian Øland, conductor
Victoria Newlyn (UK), director
Yannis Thavoris (UK), visual designer
Jukka Kolimaa, lighting designer
Tuija Luukkainen, make-up designer

Starring:

Tytania: Mariia Bertus
Oberon: Maiju Vaahtoluoto
Helena: Silja Aalto
Hermia: Ylva Gruen
Lysander: Johannes Pietzonka
Demetrius: Samuli Takkula
Puck: Nea Alanko
Bottom: Visa Kohva
Flute: Heikki Hattunen
Snout: Topias Lundell
Starveling: Jussi Vänttinen
Snug: Pasi Nieminen
Quince: Henri Uusitalo
Hippolyta: Sofia Buono
Theseus: Kristjan Mõisnik

Further information:
Anna Jaskiewicz, 050 526 2005, anna.jaskiewicz@uniarts.fi