The creators of Carmen: To Havana & Back return to New York with MIDSUMMER: A SHAKESPERIENCE.
This genuine theatrical spectacle – inspired by Shakespeare’s most cherished romantic comedy, A Midsummer Night’s Dream – brings you to “Titania’s ‘Round Midnight Revue,” where, nightly, the whispers of the fairy queen’s secret soiree pulse in a rhapsody of mesmerizing live music, wondrous dance, and vaudevillian splendor.
This immersive event invites guests to dance the night away and dress in their finest “Enchanted Forest Couture.” Variety Life Productions, the creative force behind some of NYC’s most spectacular immersive and theatrical nightlife experiences, has gathered a powerhouse team to sending you soaring into a world befitting of the Bard: Creative Direction by Kaitana Magno (Queen of the Night, The Box); Choreography by Emmy Award-winner Jason Samuels Smith (Bring In Da Noise, Bring In Da Funk,” Michael Jackson’s You Rock My World), Mishay Petronelli (Beyoncé, Madonna, Kanye West), and Adesola Osakalumi (FELA!, Equus); Music Direction by Matt Parker (Postmodern Jukebox); Scenic Design by Cinder Petrichor (The Illuminati Ball) and Roberto Garcia (House of Yes, Sleep No More); and Costumes by Isabel Freiberger (Carmen: To Havana & Back). OPENING OCTOBER 13, 2021 Wednesdays thru Sundays at 8:00pm @ Loft 51 (625 W 51st St.) Tickets start at $99 Tickets: www.midsummershakespearience.com. More Info: www.varietylifeproductions.com.
MIDSUMMER: A SHAKESPEARIENCE
presented by Variety Life Productions
OPENING OCTOBER 13
Wednesdays thru Sundays at 8:00pm
625 W 51st Street, NYC
Tickets start at $99
More Info: www.varietylifeproductions.com
Variety Life Productions is a dynamic new NYC-based experiential theatre company. Driven by the belief that art is essential coupled with an insatiable desire to illuminate the human condition, VLP marries live music, dance, nightlife, variety, circus, and immersive entertainment in spectacular site-specific performances. VLP are the creators of Carmen: To Havana & Back, a Cuban-infused re-imagining of the opera, Carmen, that premiered in 2018 to critical acclaim and sold-out performances until its necessary closing due to Covid in March, 2020. Now, joining Broadway in the greatest live entertainment comeback in recent history, VLP is paving the way for a new paradigm of live theatre with Midsummer: A Shakespearience. This dynamic and innovative take on Shakespeare’s most beloved “romcom,” blends the brilliance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream with myriad elements of music, magic, and artistic innovation, sure to allow audiences to love and laugh again – together.