Walton Arts Center to host ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ by NWA Ballet Theatre

Photo: Courtesy, NWA Ballet Theatre

A new rendition of a Shakespeare classic is coming to a Fayetteville stage this spring.

Walton Arts Center officials announced they will host a performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream performed by NWA Ballet Theatre at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 13.

The new show, inspired by The Bard’s classic fairy tale play, and including a score by Felix Mendelssohn tells “The familiar story of intertwined lovers, fairies and mortals,” officials said, performed “through a playful portrait of dance.”

Masks will be required and social distancing will be enforced. For a complete list of state-approved health and safety precautions that will be in place for this and future performances at Walton Arts Center visit waltonartscenter.org.

Ticket prices range from $15-$25 plus applicable fees and go on sale Friday, Feb. 5 at 10. To purchase, visit waltonartscenter.org or call 479-443-5600.