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A Midsummer Night's Dream

Enjoy a magical evening of opera with Shakespeare's words enhanced by Britten's subtly atmospheric music. Find yourself sliding between the worlds of Faerie, of star-crossed lovers and of the village thespians. Revel in the power of Britten's alternately mystical, passionate, hilarious and joyous music, performed by Surrey Opera's professional cast and orchestra, in the composer's original and complete scoring.


Benjamin Britten

Jonathan Butcher

Jonathan Butcher

Lighting Designer: 

Rob Callender

OberonFeargal Mostyn-Williams
TytaniaColleen Nicoll
PuckLaurence Read, Simon Perry
TheseusTom Kennedy
HippolytaHannah Poulsom
LysanderJack Tebbutt
DemetriusDaniel Roddick
HermiaMelanie Sanders
HelenaLaura Cheetham
BottomGraham Stone
QuinceTim Baldwin
FluteJeremy Vinogradov
SnugTony Baker
SnoutChristopher Pelmore
StarvelingJames Priest

Dorking Halls, Reigate Road, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1SJ

Performances: Friday 10 and Sat 11 June at 7:30pm. Tickets £20 and £18, concessions £2 off for children, students, unemployed and disabled

Box Office telephone: 01306 881 717

St Mary Magdalene Church, Canning Road, Addiscombe CR0 2QD

Performance: Thu 23rd June at 7:30pm. Tickets £15 - concessions and discounts as at Dorking Halls

Box Office telephone 0208 654 6205

Minack Theatre, on the cliffs at Porthcurno, Cornwall

Performances: Evenings Mon 18th to Fri 22th July at 8pm, Matinées: Tue 19th and Thu 21st July at 2pm

Box Office telephone: 07816 810 181. Tickets: Adults £11.50 and £9, children (under 16) £6 and £5