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Saturday-Night Theatre presenting: A Midsummer Night's Dream


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by William Shakespeare.
with the music of Mendelssohn arranged and conducted by the late John Hollingsworth.
with Virginia Maskell, Norman Shelley, Gabriel Woolf, Frank Duncan and Malcolm Keen.
Soloists: Eileen Poulter and Mary Thomas
The Ambrosian Singers
Sinfonia of London

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Author: William Shakespeare
Music of Mendelssohn arranged and conducted by: John Hollingsworth
Soloist: Eileen Poulter
Soloist: Mary Thomas
Singers: The Ambrosian Singers
Musicians: Sinfonia of London
Producer: Val Gielgud
Theseus, Duke of Athens: Malcolm Keen
Egeus father of Hermia: Earle Grey
Lysander: Michael Deacon
Demetrius both in love with Hermia: Timothy West
Philostrate, Master of the Revels to Theseus: Eric Anderson
Quince, a carpenter: Carleton Hobbs
Snug, a joiner: George Merritt
Bottom, a weaver: Norman Shelley
Flute, a bellows-mender: Norman Claridge
Snout, a tinker: Peter Pratt
Starveling, a tailor: Frank Partington
Hippolyta, Queen of the Ama zons, betrothed to Theseus: Janet Burnell
Hermia, daughter of Egeus, in love with Lysander: Jennifer Wright
Helena, in love with Demetrius: Gudrun Ure
Oberon, King of the Fairies: Gabriel Woolf
Titania, Queen of the Fairies: Virginia Maskell
Puck: Frank Duncan
First Fairy: Elizabeth Morgan
Fairies: Peaseblossom: Jo Manning Wilson
Fairies: Cobweb: Valerie Kirkbright
Fairies: Mustardseed: Petronella Barker

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