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10 days until the World Première of 1984

1984 Live rehearsals

Midsummer Cast Sheets

Cast sheets for A Midsummer Night's Dream. Check out our Midsummer Character Guide to find out who's who in the ballet...

Please note all casts are subject to change without notice.

Southampton, The Mayflower

Book now Wed 28 – Sat 31 May 2014

  Wed 28 (eve),
Thu 29 (eve)
Thu 29 (mat) Fri 30 (eve),
Sat 31 (eve)
Sat 31 (mat)
Theseus Hironao Takahashi Tobias Batley Javier Torres Ashley Dixon
Hippolyta Antoinette Brooks-Daw Martha Leebolt Lucia Solari Pippa Moore
Puck Kevin Poeung Nicola Gervasi Sean Bates Jeremy Curnier
Hermia Martha Leebolt Dreda Blow Hannah Bateman Dreda Blow
Lysander Javier Torres Isaac Lee-Baker Joseph Taylor I Lee-Baker
Helena Pippa Moore Michela Paolacci Rachael Gillespie A Brooks-Daw
Demetrius Tobias Batley Giuliano Contadini Ashley Dixon Joseph Taylor
Bottom Darren Goldsmith Sebastian Loe Matthew Topliss Darren Goldsmith
Wardrobe Giuliano Contadini Matthew Broadbent Sebastian Loe Giuliano Contadini
Stage Manager Jessica Morgan Jessica Morgan Dreda Blow Jessica Morgan
Assistant Stage Manager Hannah Bateman Abigail Prudames Luisa Rocco Rachael Gillespie

Conducting Wed 28, Thu 29 (eve) & Sat 31 (eve) John Pryce-Jones
Conducting Thu 29 (mat), Fri 30 & Sat 31 (mat) Nathan Fifield

Northern Ballet Sinfonia Conductor John Pryce Jones
Northern Ballet Sinfonia Leader Geoffrey Allan

Milton Keynes Theatre

Book now Tue 20 – Sat 24 May 2014

  Tue 20 (eve),
Thu 22 (eve)
Wed 21 (eve),
Fri 23 (eve)
Sat 24 (eve) Thu 22 (mat),
Sat 24 (mat)
Theseus Hironao Takahashi Tobias Batley Javier Torres Ashley Dixon
Hippolyta Antoinette Brooks-Daw Martha Leebolt Lucia Solari Pippa Moore
Puck Kevin Poeung (Tue 20)
Nicola Gervasi (Thu 22)
Nicola Gervasi Sean Bates Jeremy Curnier
Hermia Martha Leebolt Dreda Blow Hannah Bateman Dreda Blow
Lysander Javier Torres (Tue 20)
Kenneth Tindall (Thu 22)
Isaac Lee-Baker Joseph Taylor I Lee-Baker
Helena Pippa Moore Michela Paolacci Rachael Gillespie A Brooks-Daw
Demetrius Tobias Batley Giuliano Contadini Ashley Dixon Joseph Taylor
Bottom Darren Goldsmith Sebastian Loe Matthew Topliss Darren Goldsmith
Wardrobe Giuliano Contadini (Tue 20)
Matthew Broadbent (Thu 22)
Matthew Broadbent Sebastian Loe Giuliano Contadini
Stage Manager Jessica Morgan Jessica Morgan Dreda Blow Jessica Morgan
Assistant Stage Manager Hannah Bateman (Tue 20)
Luisa Rocco (Thu 22)
Abigail Prudames Luisa Rocco Rachael Gillespie

Conducting Tue 20, Thu 22 (mat), Fri 23 & Sat 24 (mat) John Pryce-Jones
Conducting Wed 21, Thu 22 (eve) & Sat 24 (eve) Nathan Fifield

Northern Ballet Sinfonia Conductor John Pryce Jones
Northern Ballet Sinfonia Leader Geoffrey Allan

Norwich Theatre Royal

Book now Tue 13 – Sat 17 May 2014

  Tue 13 (eve),
Thu 15 (eve)
Wed 14 (eve),
Sat 17 (mat)
Fri 16 (eve) Thu 15 (mat),
Sat 17 (eve)
Theseus Hironao Takahashi Tobias Batley Javier Torres Ashley Dixon
Hippolyta Antoinette Brooks-Daw Martha Leebolt Lucia Solari Pippa Moore
Puck Kevin Poeung Nicola Gervasi Sean Bates Jeremy Curnier
Hermia Martha Leebolt Dreda Blow Hannah Bateman Dreda Blow
Lysander Javier Torres Isaac Lee-Baker Joseph Taylor I Lee-Baker
Helena Pippa Moore Michela Paolacci Rachael Gillespie A Brooks-Daw
Demetrius Tobias Batley Giuliano Contadini Ashley Dixon Joseph Taylor
Bottom Darren Goldsmith Sebastian Loe Matthew Topliss Darren Goldsmith
Wardrobe Giuliano Contadini Matthew Broadbent Sebastian Loe Giuliano Contadini
Stage Manager Jessica Morgan Jessica Morgan Dreda Blow Jessica Morgan
Assistant Stage Manager Hannah Bateman Abigail Prudames Luisa Rocco Rachael Gillespie

Conducting Tue 13, Wed 14, Thu 15 (eve) & Sat 17 (mat) John Pryce-Jones
Conducting Thu 15 (mat), Fri 16 & Sat 17 (eve) Nathan Fifield

Northern Ballet Music Director John Pryce Jones
Northern Ballet Sinfonia Leader Geoffrey Allan

Nottingham Theatre Royal

Tue 1 - Sat 5 October 2013

Saturday 5 October, evening

Saturday 5 October, matinée

Friday 4 October

Thursday 3 October, evening

Thursday 3 October, matinée

Wednesday 2 October

Tuesday 1 October

Woking New Victoria Theatre

Tue 24 - Sat 28 September 2013

Saturday 28 September, evening

Saturday 28 September, matinée

Friday 27 September

Thursday 26 September, evening

Thursday 26 September, matineé

Wednesday 25 September

Tuesday 24 September

Newcastle Theatre Royal

Tue 17 - Sat 21 September 2013

Saturday 21 September, evening

Saturday 21 September, matinée

Friday 20 September

Thursday 19 September, evening

Thursday 19 September, matinée

Wednesday 18 September

Tuesday 17 September

West Yorkshire Playhouse

6 - 14 September 2013

Wednesday 11 September

Tuesday 10 September

Saturday 7 September (evening)

Saturday 7 September (matinée)

Friday 6 September

Please note all casts are subject to change without notice.

Who's in love with whom?

  • Lysander, a Principal Dancer - in love with Hermia
  • Demetrius, a Principal Dancer - also in love with Hermia
  • Helena, a Principal Dancer - in love with Demetrius
  • Hermia, a Principal Dancer - in love with Lysander
  • Theseus, Artistic Director - in love with Hippolyta
  • Hippolyta, the Prima Ballerina - in love with Theseus

Touring to

This production is not currently on tour. Take a look at our national tour listings to see what we're performing and where.

Previously toured to...

Southampton, Mayflower
02380 711811
Milton Keynes Theatre
0844 871 7652
Norwich, Theatre Royal
01603 630 000
Beijing, National Centre for the Performing Arts
+86 10 6655 0000
Guangzhou Opera House
+86 20 3839 2888
Xiamen Banlam Grand Theater
+86 400-880-2281
Nottingham, Theatre Royal
0115 989 5555
Woking, New Victoria Theatre
0844 871 7645
Newcastle, Theatre Royal
08448 11 21 21
Leeds, West Yorkshire Playhouse
0113 213 7700
Canterbury, Marlowe Theatre
01227 787787
Bradford, Alhambra Theatre
01274 432 000
Llandudno, Venue Cymru
01492 872000
Cardiff, New Theatre
029 2087 8889
Manchester, Palace Theatre
0844 871 3019
Norwich, Theatre Royal
01603 630 000
Belfast, Grand Opera House
028 9024 1919
Edinburgh, Festival Theatre
0131 529 6000
Woking, New Victoria Theatre
0844 871 7645
Milton Keynes Theatre
0844 871 7652
Leeds, West Yorkshire Playhouse
0113 213 7700
Woking, New Victoria Theatre
0844 871 7645
Milton Keynes Theatre
0844 871 7652
Sheffield, Lyceum Theatre
0114 249 6000
London, Sadler's Wells
0844 412 4300
Edinburgh, Festival Theatre
0131 529 6000
Canterbury, Marlowe Theatre
01227 787787
Nottingham, Theatre Royal
0115 989 5555
Leeds, West Yorkshire Playhouse
0113 213 7700

This table displays past performances of this production.