Midsummer Night Dreams

An evening of music, drama, poetry and more to celebrate the longest day of the year, including a performance of Shakespeare's timeless, magical play.

Introduced by Richard Eyre.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

by William Shakespeare

Theseus/Oberon....David Threlfall

Titania/Hippolyta....Sylvestre Le Touzel

Lysander....Samuel West

Hermia....Amanda Root

Demetrius....Nick Bagnall

Helena....Kathryn Hunt

Bottom....Richard Griffiths

Snug/Egeus....Donald McBride

Peter Quince....Peter Sallis

Philostrate/Robin Starveling....Derek Walmsley

Flute....Andy Cryer

Snout....Malcolm Hebden

Puck....Becky Simpson

Peaseblossom....Thomas Pinnock

Cobweb/Lead Fairy....William Haigh

Mustard Seed/Moth....Holly Grainger

Music was composed and performed by Robin Rimbaud

Directed by Susan Roberts in Manchester.

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20040620

An evening of music, drama, poetry and more to celebrate the longest day of the year, including a performance of Shakespeare's timeless, magical play.

Introduced by Richard Eyre.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

by William Shakespeare

Theseus/Oberon....David Threlfall

Titania/Hippolyta....Sylvestre Le Touzel

Lysander....Samuel West

Hermia....Amanda Root

Demetrius....Nick Bagnall

Helena....Kathryn Hunt

Bottom....Richard Griffiths

Snug/Egeus....Donald McBride

Peter Quince....Peter Sallis

Philostrate/Robin Starveling....Derek Walmsley

Flute....Andy Cryer

Snout....Malcolm Hebden

Puck....Becky Simpson

Peaseblossom....Thomas Pinnock

Cobweb/Lead Fairy....William Haigh

Mustard Seed/Moth....Holly Grainger

Music was composed and performed by Robin Rimbaud

Directed by Susan Roberts in Manchester.

20040620

An evening of music, drama, poetry and more to celebrate the longest day of the year, including a performance of Shakespeare's timeless, magical play.

Introduced by Richard Eyre.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

by William Shakespeare

Theseus/Oberon....David Threlfall

Titania/Hippolyta....Sylvestre Le Touzel

Lysander....Samuel West

Hermia....Amanda Root

Demetrius....Nick Bagnall

Helena....Kathryn Hunt

Bottom....Richard Griffiths

Snug/Egeus....Donald McBride

Peter Quince....Peter Sallis

Philostrate/Robin Starveling....Derek Walmsley

Flute....Andy Cryer

Snout....Malcolm Hebden

Puck....Becky Simpson

Peaseblossom....Thomas Pinnock

Cobweb/Lead Fairy....William Haigh

Mustard Seed/Moth....Holly Grainger

Music was composed and performed by Robin Rimbaud

Directed by Susan Roberts in Manchester.