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.

Fluxus Festival Activation
What: BRECHT Drip Piece
Where: WDCH Lobby
George Brecht’s Drip Piece, interpreted by LA-based artist Chris Kallmyer, will be viewable in the WDCH Lobby during your visit.
Learn more about Fluxus Festival. In collaboration with the Getty Research Institute

Pre-Concert Talk: Upbeat Live
With Veronika Krausas – 1pm
Enhance your concert experience with a pre-concert talk starting at 1pm. 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. 

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