THE SCREENING ROOM: A Look at the Immersive Spectacle Queen of the Night (Video)

By Adam Hetrick
January 21, 2014

The creators of Queen of the Night have released a teaser video of the new immersive theatrical event that combines circus, spectacle, dance, music, food and fashion at the Diamond Horseshoe.



Described as a loose adaptation of Mozart's opera The Magic Flute, The Queen of the Night incorporates the composer's music along with new songs. Tony Award-winning scenic designer Christine Jones (American Idiot) directs the production that features the work of cirque artist Shana Carroll, the co-founding artistic director of Les 7 Doigts de la Main (currently represented on Broadway with Pippin). Food performance is created by Jennifer Rubell.

Randy Weiner (Sleep No More) is the creator of Queen of the Night.

The Queen of the Night has associate direction by Jenny Koons, creative direction by Giovanna Battaglia, set and scent design by Douglas Little, fashion design by Thom Browne, lighting design by Austin R. Smith, sound design by Darron L. West and Charles Coes, magic design by Cuiffo and interior design by Meg Sharpe, with choreography by Lorin Latarro. Nathan Koch and Jennie Willink produce.

Visit queenofthenightnyc.com.