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April 8 - 7:30PM
FirstOntario Concert Hall

HPO - A Midsummer Night's Dream

Gemma New Conductor
Hamilton Children’s Choir Guest Artist
Erica Goodman Harp
Angela Schwarzkopf Harp

Beethoven: Creatures of Prometheus Overture, Mozetich: The Passion of Angels, Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Mendelssohn’s music and Shakespeare’s famous play come together in this theatrical concert experience. Local actors tell the story of A Midsummer Night’s Dream as your HPO performs the well-known piece in a program of theatre-inspired works, including Beethoven’s Overture from Creatures of Prometheus and Mozetich’s stunning work for two solo harps.