All the world's a drag! 

Shakespeare in love...with opera.

Heartbeat Opera's fourth annual Halloween Drag Extravaganza 

October 30-31, 2017 at National Sawdust

Written by Ethan Heard, Peregrine Heard, and Sara Holdren

Featuring excerpts from great operas and musicals based on Shakespeare's plays including music by Bernstein, Britten, Gounod, MacDermot, Porter, Purcell, Verdi, and others

with Music Direction by Jacob Ashworth and Daniel Schlosberg, Arrangements by Daniel Schlosberg, Choreography by Emma Jaster, Costumes by Seth Bodie, Make Up and Hair by Rachel Padula, Lighting by Joey Moro, Projections by Nicholas Hussong, Stage Managed by Noam Lautman

Featuring Peregrine Heard (Announcer), Stephanie Hayes (Shakespeare), Lauren Worsham (Juliet/Maria), Joshua Jeremiah (Iago), Sishel Claverie (Lady Macbeth), John Taylor Ward (Bottom), Miles Mykkanen (Orsino/Tony), Ato Blankson-Wood (Queen Elizabeth I), Jacob Ashworth (Violin), Gleb Kanasevich (Clarinet), Daniel Schlosberg (Piano/Harpsichord), Sam Suggs (Bass 

Photos by Russ Rowland