premiere: a midsummer night' s dream!In A Midsummers`Night Dream, William Shakespeare’s play meets the music that Felix Mendelssohn wrote especially for this play, which is considered to be one of the musical masterpieces of the 19th century. NO99 Theatre meets the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra (ERSO) and the legendary girls’ choir Ellerhein. The directors Ene-Liis Semper and Tiit Ojasoo meet the conductor Olari Elts. The inconstancy of love and the irresistibility of sensual delight meet the fluidity of contemporary virtual identities.
new production NO42 by ene-liis semper!
Incurable insatiability is the underlying urge that drives man. Nothing is ever enough, no boundaries hold for ever. Ene-Liis Semper's new work takes the audience onto a rough trip to the darker side of craving. Exploring the pardoxes inherent in the human condition, „El Dorado: The Clowns' Raid of Destruction“ creates a theatrical language of its own that is both visually stunning and unrelenting in terms of the level of energy on stage.
Read interview with tiit ojasoo
Tell me why you work in theatre. Your theatre obviously isn’t just for entertainment.
Actually we’ve had some lighter plays in our repertoire as well.
But still, why? For what reason?
I haven’t thought about that enough to be able to phrase it neatly and simply…