The Joffrey Ballet has announced its 2017-18 season, including a world premiere by Joffrey ballet master Nicolas Blanc and Alexander Ekman's "Midsummer Night’s Dream." Beginning the company's 62nd season is Lola de Avila’s ghostly romance "Giselle" (Oct. 18-29), set to composer Adolphe Adam’s original...
Music, decor, and fantasy elements from Lord of the Rings, a Midsummer Night's Dream, and other fantasy epics color this gorgeous and lush outdoor wedding in Georgia. Just wait until you see the little hobbits running around, the amazing ceremony backdrop, and the Rivendell ceremony entrance banners. Show More Summary
Courtney Love has just landed a major TV show role, according to Rolling Stone. The 52-year-old singer-turned-actress has just signed on to Lifetime’s adaptation of William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Courtney Love is undoubtedly enjoying her TV acting career. Show More Summary
Jorge Navarro-ColoradoPhoto: Jamie Capewell The Spanish tenor Jorge Navarro-Colorado has been popping up in the blog ever since we saw him as Flute in Britten's A Midsummer Nights Dream and in Ned Rorem's Our Town with the Guildhall School in 2012. Show More Summary
(Photo: Paul Kolnik) Tues, Jun 16 - New York City Ballet concluded its spring season this year with George Balanchine's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Based on the Shakespeare play of the same name, it is a light, early-summer creamsicle of a ballet. Show More Summary
Extraordinary but true: Britten’s other maritime opera has never been seen before at Snape Maltings. Other highlights of the 2017 Aldeburgh festival: A new production of Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream directed by Netia Jones First ever Snape Maltings performance of Billy Budd Featured composers in 2017 are Bill Fontana, Olga Neuwirth and Jörg Widmann […]
Francis Danby: Fairies; Scene from a Midsummer’s Night Dream. Francis Danby ARA (16 November 1793 – 9 February 1861) was an Irish painter of the Romantic era. His imaginative, dramatic landscapes were comparable to those of John Mar...
Courtney Love starring a modern horror spin on Shakespeare airing on Lifetime? Somehow, despite its strangeness, this feels like a cultural mash-up that should have happened a long time ago. The Hollywood Reporter has the info on the forthcoming anthology series, entitled A Midsummer’s Nightmare, a dark take on A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The drama centers on Elena, a […]
Fox isn’t the only network that can play in the sandbox of discomfiting anthology TV shows. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Lifetime has just signed on Courtney Love to play a “mysterious woman in the woods” in its upcoming series A Midsummer’s Nightmare, based on the similarly named Shakespeare play, ... More »
A revisionist take on A Midsummer Night's Dream.
The actress-singer will be a recurring guest star in the anthology based on 'A Midsummer Night's Dream.' read more
Courtney Love has signed on to the cast of Lifetime’s psychological thriller A Midsummer's Nightmare, a modern-day take on Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. The hourlong scripted pilot started production October 31 in Vancouver. Written...Show More Summary
Independent Shakespeare Co., the group behind the popular Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival, has taken “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” indoors, which might seem strange given that most of the play is spent frolicking in the woods under moonlight. But wild things can lurk in interior settings,...
This week: A Shakespearean frolic and a Strindbergian hell-scape, plus a brand-new magical-realist fable set in Highland Park. Shine Storytellers share true-life tales of the inexplicable. Promenade Playhouse, 1404 3rd St., Santa Monica. Sun., 7 p.m. $10; discounts available. (310) 452-2321. Varla...
The Lord of the Rings and Lost alum Dominic Monaghan has signed on for a key role in Lifetime’s psychological thriller pilot A Midsummer’s Nightmare, a modern-day take on Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Gary Fleder (Kingdom,...Show More Summary
'A Midsummer Night's Dream' is the most frequently performed Shakespeare work since 2011.
Lauri Love extradition order | Refugees Welcome march | A Midsummer Night’s dream | Folk cures | Rufus Janis Sharp (Opinion, 17 September) writes “support through difficult times means so much to someone whose life is in limbo. The good...Show More Summary
Setting the Date by Miss Sixpence A Love Story, or How We Literally Met on the Street by Miss Sixpence A Midsummer Night's Dream: A Tale of the Wedding Dress That Almost Wasn't by Mrs. Dreamcatcher The Clownfish, One Year Later by Mrs. Show More Summary