The Seussification of A Midsummer Night’s Dream

April 25, 2025 — May 4, 2025

Parish Theatre

The Civic Youth Theatre will present a fresh and comical adaptation of a Shakespearean classic: The Seussification of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Written by Peter Bloedel, with all the beloved characters of the classic included, this Seussified version will enchant you as you frolic through a forest filled with fairies, whoosh bush tush beasts, and bumballoon swords! Wacky and wild, release your inner child!

by Peter Bloedel

Produced with special arrangement with Playscripts, Inc.

  • Director –
  • Scenic Designer – David Kyhn
  • Costume Designer – Elaine Kauffman
  • Lighting Designer – Delaney McKenzie
  • Sound Designer – Emma Pegouske
  • Technical Director – Phillip A. Miller
  • Properties Master – Christopher Lewis
  • Properties Artisan – Jamie Chapin
  • Photographer/Graphic Designer – Deborah Mitchell
  • Videographer – Katherine Mumma
  • Production Stage Manager – Stacey Jaeger
  • Director of Volunteers – Mike Artis
  • Artistic Director – Anthony J. Hamilton
  • Executive Director – Laura M. Zervic

Performance Dates

  • Friday, April 25, 2025, at 7:30 PM
  • Saturday, April 26, 2025, at 2:00 PM (ASL Interpreted & Audio Described)
  • Sunday, April 27, 2025, at 2:00 PM
  • Friday, May 2, 2025, at 7:30 PM
  • Saturday, May 3, 2025, at 2:00 PM
  • Sunday, May 4, 2025, at 2:00 PM

Parish Theatre
405 S. Lovell St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

All performances in the Parish Theatre are general seating. Doors open 30 minutes prior to each performance.

Parking is located behind the Carver Center and street parking is available for free after 5:00 PM on weekdays and all day Saturday and Sunday.

The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre does not rate subject matter as sensitivities vary from person to person. If you have questions about content, age appropriateness, or other aspects of the show (ie strobe lights and other theatrical effects), please contact the box office at 269.343.1313.