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S4K's A Midsummer Night's Dream

Fairies and fun, royalty and romance, magic and misunderstandings: S4K's A Midsummer Night's Dream has them all. The Bard's comedy gets a musical transformation from Shakespeare 4 Kidz, whose dazzling version has proved a huge hit every time it has toured.

Simply a Dream come true...

S4K's A Midsummer Night's Dream poster

Who can resist the story of a Duke marrying his Amazonian queen, two sets of lovers who elope into the woods where the audience finds Bottom and his funny friends rehearsing a play, feuding fairies and a naughty sprite called Puck, whose mismanaged magic causes no end of merriment?

It's enchanting entertainment for people of all ages because the most famous lines are woven into easy-to-understand modern language. Simply a dream come true.

"Hundreds of children in a packed audience loved every minute of this musical adaptation of Shakespeare's amusing play..."
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Meet the cast, crew and creative team behind this production of S4K's Macbeth

Read more: Cast & Creatives - S4K's Dream 2015

What did the critics make of S4K's A Midsummer Night's Dream? Read our archive of reviews.

Read more: Press reviews

Playing a Wall doesn't sound the most exciting role for an actor... not much room for expression, one would have thought. But it's turned out to be quite the opposite for Stevie Smallwood...

Read more: Wall brings the house down

It's Dream time for Clare again... Not many women want to be flung about in the woods and called names. But Clare Reilly just can't get enough of it!

Read more: Hilarious Helena

Versatility is the name of the game for Antony Stuart-Hicks - known to his friends as Ash.

Read more: A Question of Quince

Of all the comedy characters ever written, Bottom is surely one of the funniest. The wacky weaver from Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream has been played by many of the greats of the theatre, all anxious to make an ass of themselves for the sake of raising a laugh.

Read more: Being Bottom

International singing sensation and West End star Richard Munday swaps one crown for another with his next stage role.

Read more: Oberon Rules OK

Spotlight on S4K favourite Noel Andrew Harron

Read more: Playing Puck


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