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Glendale Students Team with HPO for A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Posted on Tuesday, April 04, 2017

midsummer nightDrama students from Glendale secondary are part of an exciting theatre and music performance Saturday inside the FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly Hamilton Place).

Mendelssohn’s music and Shakespeare’s famous play come together in this theatrical concert experience.

Drama students from Glendale Secondary School tell the story of A Midsummer Night’s Dream as the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra performs the well-known piece in a concert of theatre-inspired works.

Music will include Beethoven’s Overture from Creatures of Prometheus and Mozetich’s stunning work for two solo harps.

The event will also feature HPO Conductor Gemma New, Erica Goodman and Angela Schwarzkopf on harp, and the Hamilton Children’s Choir.

The show is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 8, 2017 at FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly Hamilton Place). Tickets start at $17 and can be purchased online at or by calling 905-526-7756.