THE STATION REPERTORY
COMPANY in Scenes from
" A Midsummer Night's Dream "
(Shakespeare). Presented by ERIC BARBER .
Mendelssohn's Incidental Music will be played by THE STATION ORCHESTRA : Conductor, EDWARD CLARK.
Dramatis Persone :
Puck, or Robin Goodfellow
A Singing Fairy
Mind Picture : While Theseus is preparing in Athens to wed his beautiful, vanquished foe, Hippolyto, in a moonlit wood outside the City there is strife in Fairyland. These Scenes tell tho story of Obcron's quarrel with Titania, and of how on a magic night of midsummer he gains the victory. In this, he is aided by his mischievous lieu
' tenant Puck, by an enchanted herb, and by poor, slow-witted Nick Bottom , whose head Puck has transformed by magic into that of an ass. The play begins and ends in the palace of Theseus, where the reconciled Fairy King and Queen come at midnight to bless the bride and bridegroom.
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