Synopsis by Mark Deming
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of choreographer Sir Frederick Ashton, The American Ballet Theatre staged a new production of one of his best-loved dance pieces. Accompanied by music from Felix Mendelssohn, The Dream is a ballet interpretation of William Shakespeare's romantic fantasy A Midsummer Night's Dream which focus on the magical undercurrents of the Bard's work. A major critical success, this production of The Dream stars Ethan Stiefel, Alessandra Ferri, and Herman Cornejo from the ABE company.
ballet-company, ballet-dance, choreographer, dance [art], fantasy, tribute