Premiering in 1964, Sir Frederick Ashton's ballet THE DREAM provides a magical adaptation of William Shakespeare's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM. Set to soothing music by Felix Mendelssohn, this charming ballet provides a comic web of fairies, sprites, and star-crossed lovers.
Description by Kultur Films:
To celebrate the centennial of his birth, DANCE IN AMERICA presents American Ballet Theatre's acclaimed staging of Sir Frederick Ashton's magical ballet. A comical tale of fairies, mismatched lovers, and a mischievous sprite, The Dream has delighted audiences around the globe.