The Tempest

Unforgettable characters from Shakespeare’s enchanting masterpiece set the stage for this captivating production.

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  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • The Old Globe
  • Susanna Mälkki conductor
  • Barry Edelstein Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director
  • Los Angeles Master Chorale
  • Grant Gershon Artistic Director
  • Patrick McCollum choreographer
  • Mark Wendland set designer
  • Judith Dolan costume designer
  • Japhy Weideman lighting designer
  • Jonathan Burke sound designer
  • Jeff Sugg video designer
  • Tracy Lilienfield C.S.A, casting director
  • Joshua Pilote production stage manager
  • Lindsay Lowy assistant stage manager
  • Michelle Blair assistant stage manager
  • Lior Ashkenazi Prospero
  • Kevin Cahoon Trinculo
  • Grantham Coleman Ferdinand
  • Audrey Corsa Miranda
  • Michael Genet Alonso
  • Ruy Iskander Sebastian
  • Zarif Kabier Francisco & Boatswain
  • Peter MacNicol Stephano
  • Beth Malone Ariel
  • Tom McGowan Caliban
  • Mark Pinter Gonzalo
  • Cornell Womack Antonio
  • Elizabeth DeShong Ariel (mezzo-soprano)
  • Ying Fang Juno (soprano)
  • Timothy Mix Caliban (baritone)
  • Jarrett Ott Stephano (baritone)
  • Joshua Wheeker Trinculo (tenor)
  • Jessica Gadzinski dancer
  • Courtney Ozovek dancer
  • Dani Maloney dancer
  • Carolina Beachwood dancer/Goddess
  • Nichol Mason Lazenby dancer/Goddess
  • Kar Will dancer
  • Derek Schiesel dancer
  • Bradford Chin dancer
  • Spencer Jensen dancer
  • Anthony Gabriel dancer

About This Performance

For this major production with director Barry Edelstein and The Old Globe – featuring a cast of 27 actors, singers, and dancers – Susanna Mälkki conducts Sibelius’ evocative music for Shakespeare’s mysterious masterpiece about a shipwreck on a magical island.

Pre-Concert Event: Drinks in the Garden
Come early on select Friday nights and enjoy complimentary drinks and a unique view of the DTLA skyline from the Garden. Then head over to the Upbeat Live pre-concert talk in BP Hall (select nights only).
The Garden is generously sponsored by the Riboli Family of San Antonio Winery.
Please note: pre-concert events are subject to cancellation due to weather conditions.

Pre-Concert Talk: Upbeat Live
Veronika Krausas – 7pm
Enhance your concert experience with a pre-concert talk starting at 7pm. Upbeat Live provides historical and cultural context for many concerts, featuring engaging speakers, audio examples, and special guests. These events are free to ticket holders and are held in BP Hall, on the second floor, accessible after your ticket is scanned. 

Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.