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A Midsummer Night's DreamThe award-winning Michelle Terry (Tribes) returns to Shakespeare's Globe this summer to star as Titania in the Bard's evergreen forest fantasy of knavish sprites and mismatched lovers. Hermia (Olivia Ross) loves Lysander and Helena loves Demetrius - but Demetrius is supposed to be marrying Hermia. When the Duke of Athens tries to enforce the marriage, the lovers take refuge in the woods and wander into the midst of a dispute between Oberon and Titania, the King and Queen of the Fairies. Showing just how the course of true love rarely does run smooth, the incredibly inventive A Midsummer Night's Dream - one of Shakespeare's most popular and widely performed works - is both dramatic and hilarious in equal measures. Directed by Dominic Dromgoole, this production will employ Renaissance costumes and staging.

 

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A Midsummer Night's Dream  Michelle Terry as Tatiana, photo by John Haynes  

   
A Midsummer Night's Dream - Michelle Terry as Tatiana, photo by John Haynes

A Midsummer Night's Dream Michelle Terry as Tatiana, photo by John Haynes 


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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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Ongoing

event > Theatre > Shakespearean productions
PRICING  From £5
DATES  13th May to 6th August 2016
VENUE  Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 
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PRICING  From £5
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A Midsummer Night's DreamA Midsummer Night's DreamA Midsummer Night's Dream Emma Rice's first season as Artistic Director of Shakespeare's Globe commences with a new production of the comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream . The 2016 Wonder season is the first after Dominic Dromgoole's departure and will see Rice attempt to get a gender-balanced stage at the Globe. She stated "If anybody bended gender it was Shakespeare, so2016-06-25T00:00:00+01002016-09-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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946 - The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips946 - The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips Shakespeare's Globe brings Emma Rice's triumphant Kneehigh family show, 946 , to London for the first time in 2016 as part of Rice's inaugural season as Artistic Director. Based on Michael Morpurgo's novel The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips, 946 is based in Slapton Sands, Devon in 1944 and explodes everything we thought we knew about the D-Day l2016-08-11T00:00:00+01002016-09-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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PRICING  From £5
DATES  11th August to 11th September 2016
VENUE  Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 
Shakespeare's Globe brings Emma Rice's triumphant Kneehigh family show, 946 , to London for the first time in 2016 as part of Rice's inaugural season as Artistic Director. Based on Michael Morpurgo's novel The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips, 946 is based in Slapton Sands, Devon in 1944 and explodes everything we thought we knew about the D-Day l... More about this event
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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Proms At: Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, Shakespeare's Globe
Roisin MurphyRoisin MurphyElectronica, disco and pop singer-songwriter and former member of dance duo Moloko.2016-08-15T20:00:00+01002016-08-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21  New Globe Walk  Bankside    SE1 9DT
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