A Midsummer Night’s Dream ballet uses Mendelssohn’s score to tell the classic Shakespearean comedy of lovers lost in a mystical wood and turned into the playthings of the fairies. With the King and Queen of the fairies fighting, mischievous sprites are about on the misty night, and there is no knowing who will be in love with who, or what, when the sun comes up. Be transported by the storytelling of the dancers of the Heartland Ballet.
To read this and other featured articles in their entirety, pickup the April 2021 issue of Julien’s Journal magazine. Click to subscribe for convenient delivery by mail, or call (563) 557-1914. Single issues are also available in print at area newsstands and digitally via the Issuu platform.