Boomerang Theatre Company's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Begins Tonight
The award-winning Boomerang Theatre Company and Artistic Director Tim Errickson, have announced their production of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM by William Shakespeare, directed by John Greenleaf (The Acting Company, Steppenwolf, Australian Elizabethan Theatre; Co-founder Shakespeare on the Hudson), as part of the company's 15 years presenting exceptional outdoor theatre. A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM will be presented at Central Park (69th Street and Central Park West), tonight, June 21 through July 20, 2014. Tickets are free and do not require a reservation. For more information visit www.boomerangtheatre.org.
"We're very excited to continue our partnership with Central Park in 2014. A Midsummer Night's Dream is always such a fun show to produce, and we know our audiences will have a terrific time seeing Shakespeare's lovers try to sort out their romantic passions", shares Artistic Director Tim Errickson.
Love, jealousy, and meddling parents force four teenagers to flee to the forest, right into the middle of a hissy fit between the King and Queen of the fairyland. Can the right pairs of lovers find each other?
The production stars William John Austin*, Jeff Burchfield*, Miles Butler, Caleb Carlson* (The Sealed Orders of Liv Ullmann), Laura Darrell* (New England Emmy Award nominee for PBS' A Very Special Christmas; Vineyard Theatre, The Barrow Group, York Theatre, Lincoln Center, Town Hall, Madison Square Garden), Edgar Eguia (The Flea, The Amoralists), Bret Richard Hoskins, Cassandra Johnstone, Adriana Jones (Vivien on the Rocks), Annalisa Loeffler* (WorkShop, Theater Ten Ten, PBS), Dan Lovley*, Uriel Menson*, Scott Michael Morales* (Theater Ten Ten), Kristin Patton, Vinnie Penna*, R. David Robinson* (The Box Plays, The Public; Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Austin Pendleton dir.), Spencer Scott and Barbara Drum Sullivan*.
The production features costume design by Jessa-Raye Court and fight choreography by Joe Mathers. The production stage manager is Sarah Lahue and Danielle Demisay is the assistant director.
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM plays the following performances through Sunday, July 20th:
Saturday, June 21st and Sunday, June 22nd at 2 pm
Saturday, June 28th and Sunday, June 29th at 2 pm
Saturday, July 12th and Sunday, July 13th at 2 pm
Saturday, July 19th and Sunday, July 20th at 2 pm
Advance tickets are $18 ($15 Students/$12 Seniors) and are available online at www.MTWorks.org or by calling 866-811-4111. Tickets may also be purchased in-person at the theater ½ hour prior to performance.
*Appearing Courtesy of Actors? Equity Association.