A Midsummer Night’s Dream: virtual serial

Virtual episodic performances of A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare

Saturdays, August 1, 8, 15, 22 @ 7PM

via Facebook, Youtube, www.garyshakesco.org

SYNOPSIS: A Midsummer Night’s Dream portrays the events surrounding the marriage of Theseus, (the Duke of Athens) and Hippolyta, (the former queen of the Amazons). The story follows the evening adventure of four young Athenian lovers, a group of six mechanics / amateur actors preparing a play for the royal wedding, and a kingdom of fairies who inhabit the forest in which most of the play is set. The play is one of Shakespeare’s most popular works for the stage, filled with love, laughter, and magic.

Directed by Stephanie Naumoff

THE CAST
The Royals:
Theseus— Mark Baer
Hippolyta— Kali Rasala
Egeus — Steve Rohe

The Lovers:
Hermia- Asosomwe Godfrey
Lysander—Giancarlo Mazzocco
Demetrius— C.E. Lewis
Helena – Christina Biancardi

The Mechanicals:
Peter Quince— Matt Seiluns
Nick Bottom— David Pera
Francis Flute— Jimmy Burch
Tom Snout— Brandon Hearne
Snug— Bill Danko
Robin Starveling— Dexter Pritchard
Otis the dog – Odie Etzler-Pritchard

The Fairies:
Oberon— Dannon Gotham
Titania— Amy Crane
Robin “Puck” Goodfellow— Connor Khoury
Peaseblossom – Nora Wragg
Mustardseed –Mae Glass
Cobweb – Kelly Denise Horton

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