The Fairy-Queen

The Fairy-Queen

Opera


Overview


Synopsis

In the first act, the story follows Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream as fairies pinch and torment a drunken poet. In the the second act the lost pairs of lovers experience various misunderstandings. The third act is a bucolic romp and the fourth act is a pandorma of the seasons. The fifth act ends the opera with a Chinese pantomime.


Characters

Male

Baritone

Female

Soprano

Female

Soprano



Show Information

Category
Opera
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Cast Size
large
Licensor:
None/royalty-free
Casting Notes:
Mostly female cast