Thursday, February 5 through Sunday, February 8, Cal Shakes Associate Artist Stephen Barker Turner—who has portrayed, among others, Orsino in 2008′s Twelfth Night, Nicholas in Nicholas Nickleby, Orlando in As You Like It, and Posthumous in Cymbeline on the Bruns stage—narrates A Midsummer Night’s Dream to Felix Mendelssohn’s incidental music with the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra as part of their “Midwinter Magic” concert. Music Director Nicholas McGegan will direct the period-instrument orchestra in celebration of the 200th birthday of Mendelssohn. The orchestra will be joined by the San Francisco Girls Chorus and other speical guests.
Thursday, February 5, 8pm at Herbst Theatre in San Francisco
Friday, February 6, 8pm at First United Methodist Church in Palo Alto
Saturday, February 7, 8pm at First Congregational Church in Berkeley
Sunday, February 8, 7:30pm at First Congregational Church in Berkeley
Buy your tickets today! Visit www.philharmonia.org or call City Box Office at 415.392.4400.