Several hundred students, faculty members and administrators dressed in black gathered on the Quiet Green Thursday afternoon.
The comic opera focuses on forbidden love between a fairy and the half-mortal Strephon.
Dancers drew inspiration from a wide variety of sources, from Salvador Dali to Radiohead.
The event was canceled half an hour in, following heated remarks by audience members.
‘Making It In America’ features 18th- and 19th-century pieces in a contemporary setting.
Shockley’s ’14 steals and saves in a win over Harvard bolstered the weekend play.