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Midsummer Night's Dream Matinee (School Show)

  • Waterloo Park Bandshell 100 Westmount Road North Waterloo, ON, N2L 3G5 Canada (map)

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Matinee (School Show)

Director: Todd Vercoe
Stage Manager: Samuel Reeves

Performance in Waterloo Park Bandshell ( 100 Westmount Rd N, Waterloo, ON N2L 3G5)

NOTE: Times are tentative. Keep in touch with your stage manager for all call times during tech week!

ActOUT!'s Shakespeare in the park is in rehearsal!

A Midsummer Night’s Dream, William Shakespeare's most popular comedy, was written around 1594 or 95. It portrays the adventures of four young lovers and a group of amateur actors, their interactions with woodland fairies and a duke and duchess. 

Taking place in a mythical Athens and a nearby enchanted forest, there is a handsome fairy king, a misguided parent, star-crossed lovers, a weaver who's transformed into a half-donkey, wood sprites and elves. 

This work is widely performed around the world, and no wonder - it's about the world's most popular pastime, falling in love. But as Puck knows, falling in love can make fools of us all.