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opera a cappella


Music by Michael Ching

Text by William Shakespeare


June 28-30, 2012

The BCA Plaza Theatre, 539 Tremont Street, Boston


GLEE meets La Scala in this innovative, genre-defying take on Shakespeare's beloved tale of love--and magic--in the woods. Melding opera, musical theater, and a cappella styles, this is A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM for the twenty-first century. East Coast premiere!






Theseus   Jared Levin

Hippolyta   Tamara Ryan

Egeus    James Dargan

Lysander   Joel Buford

Hermia   DeAnna Choi

Helena   Brittany Duncan

Demetrius   Adrian Jones

Peter Quince   Kate Paulsen

Nick Bottom   Daud Alzayer

Francis Flute   William Neely

Tom Snout   Ashi Day

Snug   Marques Hollie

Robin Starveling   Andrew Santin



Solo Fairy   Melanie Leinbach

Puck   Leslie Tay

Oberon   Jared Levin

Titania   Tamara Ryan

Fairy Train  

Ashi Day

Nekhebet Kum Juch

Uatchet Jin Juch

Kate Paulsen



Perry Allison

Vaishali Dharmadhikari

David Fillingham

Kate Galvin

Julia Grizzell

Kevin C. Groppe

Rick Lawrence

Joseph Jaychan Lee (vocal percussion)

Kate Melchior

Tammy Ngai

Ivan Prestini

Susan Rubin

David Traugot

Murray Wheeler, Jr.


Keyboard   Stephen Piergrossi, Jr.


Stage Director   Giselle Ty
Music Director   Nathan Lofton
Scenic Designer   Stephen K. Dobay
Light Designer   Ryan Metzler
Costume Designer   Katherine Stebbins
Stage Manager   Madeleine Laupheimer
Costume Assistant   Heather Oshinsky
Assistant Stage Manager/Props Master   Samantha Gambaccini
Assistant Stage Manager   Ellie Schmidt
Electricians   Jen Bertha, Matt Breton
Graphics   Stephen K. Dobay
Co-Producers   Brittany Duncan, Christie Lee Gibson, Jordan Rodu




Photos by Cayuga Strategies LLC

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