Great Performances - Season 31, Episode 9 - Rotten Tomatoes

Dance in America: 'The Dream' with American Ballet Theatre


Episode Info

"'The Dream' with American Ballet Theatre," Frederick Ashton's one-act ballet based on Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream," features Mendelssohn's music conducted by Ormsby Wilkins. Titania: Alessandra Ferri. Oberon: Ethan Stiefel. Puck: Herman Cornejo. Bottom: Julio Bragado-Young. Helena: Marian Butler. Hermia: Stellas Abrera. Demetrius: Ethan Brown. Lysander: Carlos Molina. Taped July 2003 at the Orange County Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa, Calif.


Ethan Brown
as Demetrius
Carlos Molina
as Lysander
Elizabeth Gaither
as Peaseblossom
Maria Riccetto
as Mustardseed
Amon Ito
as Changeling Boy
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