A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Balanchine / Mendelssohn

The season grand finale features Miami City Ballet’s extraordinary reimagining of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Balanchine’s captivating story ballet. Enter the undersea fantasy of magically entangled lovers, fairy royalty, magic spells, and happy-ever-afters in Shakespeare’s timeless tale of love. This unforgettable oceanic spectacle features the fairytale cast of children, singers, and the breathtaking Miami City Ballet dancers performing to the live music of Mendelssohn (including the immortal “Wedding March”). It’s a dazzling spectacle for families and audiences of all ages.


George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust

Felix Mendelssohn

Scenic, Projections, Properties, and Costume Design
Michele Oka Doner

Projection Designs
Wendall Harrington