A Little Night Music

Sumptuous and sardonic staging by Houston Grand Opera.

A Little Night Music, Houston Grand Opera, 2014, Photo: Lynn Lane
A Little Night Music

Sumptuous and sardonic staging by Houston Grand Opera.

Houston Grand Opera, Wortham Theater Center,
Houston
Tunick and Sondheim mesh like the Golden Age Broadway team of Robert Russell Bennett and Richard Rodgers. Mostly composed of strings and woodwinds, the orchestral tone is lilting and gossamer; the score intoxicates like the classiest of palm-court orchestras.
- Houston Press

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Collaborators

  • Ingmar Bergman, Author (Smiles of a Summer Night)
  • Stephen Sondheim, Music and Lyrics
  • Hugh Wheeler, Book
  • Isaac Mizrahi, Director, set design and costume
  • Matthew Ozawa, Director
  • Eric Melear, Conducter
  • Chad Shelton, Fredrik Egerman
  • Andrea Carroll, Anne Egerman
  • Elizabeth Futral, Desiree Armfeldt
  • Brenton Ryan, Henrik Egerman
  • Mark Diamond, Count Carl-Magnus Malcolm
  • Carolyn Sproule, Charlotte Malcolm
  • Alicia Gianni, Petra
  • Joyce Castle, Madame Armfeldt
  • Grace Muir, Fredrika Armfeldt