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American Repertory Ballet to Perform A Midsummer Night’s Dream at RVCC

A scene from American Repertory Ballet’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, to be performed March 19 at The Theatre at RVCC. Credits: Courtesy Raritan Valley Community College

BRANCHBURG, NJ - The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College will present American Repertory Ballet in "A Midsummer Night’s Dream," Saturday, March 19, at 3 p.m.

The presentation is part of the Theatre’s Major Artists Series.

Set to an enchanting score by Felix Mendelssohn, ARB Artistic Director Douglas Martin's new full-length ballet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, brings to life the wit and splendor of one of William Shakespeare's most popular comedies.

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The ballet, featuring brand-new choreography, costumes, and sets, portrays the weaving tales of the cunning fairies, quarreling lovers, and a hilariously amateur acting group as their paths cross in a magical forest. has written of American Repertory Ballet’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream: “the wealth of humor and earnest sentiment in the Martin version captures Shakespeare's own mood.”

Tickets cost $25 and $35. To purchase tickets or for more information, call the Box Office, 908-725-3420, or order online at Senior citizen, student and group discounts are available for most performances.

Raritan Valley Community College’s main campus is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg.


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