A Midsummer Night's Dream

Dramaten

by William Shakespeare
In a Swedish translation by GÖran O Eriksson

In English English
In Swedish Swedish

This production was first performed at the Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm on 7th October, 2000.  It played in repertoire throughout the 2000-2001 season and was revived for the 2001-2002 season with a slightly changed cast.

Creative Team

Directed by John Caird
Designed by Sue Blane
Lighting by Paul Pyant
Music by Ilona Sekacz and Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Choreography by Ossi Niskala & Dorte Olesen
Wigs and Make-up – Mimmi Lindell, Sofia Ranow Boix-Vives & Peter Westerberg

Wardrobe Supervisor – Allan Watkins
Design Assistant – Roy Bell
Musical Director – Göran Martling
Sound Design - Matthias Winther & Hobi Jarne

Stage Manager Sten Svensson
Prompter – Johanna Anderson Raeder
Props – Linda Janson
Master Carpenter – Kenth Rönnlund
Lighting Technician – Peter Götzlinger
Sound Technician – Per Wennling
Dramaturg – Sven Hugo Persson
Assistant Director – Ellen Lamm
Producer – Seppo Laukanen

Cast

Theseus – Örjan Ramberg
Hippolyta – Stina Ekblad
Philostrate – Jonas Karlsson
Egeus – Lars Amble
Hermia – Anna Björk
Helena – Marie Bonnevie
Demetrius – Erik Ehn
Lysander – Jonas Malmsjö

Peter Quince – Rolf Skoglund
Bottom – Mats Bergman
Flute – Robert Fransson
Snug – Per Svensson
Snout – Magnus Ehrner
Starveling – Peter Luckhaus

Oberon – Örjan Ramberg
Titania – Stina Ekblad
Puck – Jonas Karlsson
First Fairy – Johanna Skobe

Oberon’s Fairies – Richard Ahlman/Mads Buer/David Hagman/Martin Hasselgren
Titania’s Fairies – Julia Alenius Navler/Lydia Flores Garcia/Tove Sahlin/Malin Wetterqvist/Nina Åkerlund

Indian Boy – Istiak Bhuiyan/Sanjay Kumar

 

In the 2001-2002 season the part of Helena was played by Ellen Klinga

Musicians

Oberon's Band

Keyboards – Göran Martling
Percussion & Drum Kit - Niklas Brommare
Trumpet  - Jonas Lindeborg
Horn - Johan Ahlin

Titania’s Band

Keyboard – Tina Ahlin
Percusiion & Drum Kit - Vanja Holm/Nino Keller
Flute – Linda Arvidsson
Saxophone – Neta Norén  

Production photo