Dancers: Karina Gonzalez and Linnar Looris and Artists of Houston Ballet.
Houston Ballet launches its 2014-15 season with the company premiere of John Neumeier’s opulent production A Midsummer Night’s Dream from September 4 – 14, 2014. Mr. Neumeier, an American choreographer who has been artistic director of the Hamburg Ballet since 1973, is one of Europe’s most highly regarded dance makers. Featuring visually stunning scenery and costumes by the acclaimed German designer Jurgen Rose, the ballet brings to vivid life Shakespeare’s beloved romantic comedy.
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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM (1977)
Music by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy and Gyorgy Ligeti
Choreography by John Neumeier
Scenic design by Jurgen Rose