A Midsummer Night's Dream

Composed by Benjamin Britten
Libretto adapted by the composer and Peter Pears from William Shakespeare’s play
Directed by Jane Davidson
Conducted by Richard Davis

Benjamin Britten's stunning adaptation of Shakespeare's tale of love and trickery set in a magical forest inhabited by fairies.

Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind,
And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.
(Helena, Act 1 Scene 1)

The production is a collaboration between Master of Music (Opera Performance), Bachelor of Music (Voice), Master of Production (Stage), and Melbourne Conservatorium of Music orchestra students.

Complete credits


7th Dec 2022
10th Dec 2022


Space 28, Performing Arts Building

 Further information

Type: Performance
School: Melbourne Conservatorium of Music


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