Theatre Event

A Midsummer Nights Dream 2014

The Crescent Youth Theatre presents

A Midsummer Nights Dream 2014

by William Shakespeare

20 - 22 Mar in the Studio at 7.15pm | Mat: Sat 22 March at 2.15pm

Anticipated running time: 2 hours, 5 minutes
Please note this is an estimated running time and may be subject to change

There will be an After Dark discussion following the 19:15 performance on Fri, 21st Mar. Free to ticket holders.

Star-crossed lovers who love, reject love, lose love and find it again.

A weaver who's dreams of being an actor take a slight detour, as he and his misguided friends prepare to become actors. Oh...and a Fairy King and Queen, troublesome sprite and mystical servants. All in one wood, on one magical night. It's all here in one of Shakespeare's most comical and heart-warming plays, that teaches us that falling in love can make fools of us all.

After Dark discussion follows the Friday performance.

Aproximate Running Time: 2 Hours and 5 Minutes (Including a 20 Minute interval)

Director: James David Knapp

Assistant Directors: Jonny Wright & Wanda Raven


Theseus - Joe Shannon
Hippolyta - Xara Davies
Philostrate - Laila Abbuq
Egeus - Louis Hannis
Lysander - James Evans-Collins
Demetrius - Jordan Bird
Hermia - Georgia Shepherd
Helena - Che Spencer
Bottom - Michael Thomas
Quince - Eve Hodgson
Flute - Jack Purcell-Burrows
Snout - Elle Wilkinson
Starveling - Eloise Jordan
Snug - Colette Nooney
Oberon - Wesley Rolston
Titania - Jessica Williams
Puck - Shanice Scrivens
Moth - Sophia Deans
Cobweb - Seema Enna
Mustardseed - Laura Durham
Peasblossom - Laila Abbuq
Crab The Dog - As Himself


Stage Manager - Sue Haynes
Set Design - James David Knapp & Keith Harris
Lighting Design - James Booth
Costume Design - Jen Coley, Pat Brown & Vera Dean
Sound Design - David Griffiths
Original Music Composed By - Brendan Stanley
Lighting Operator - Niki Franks
Sound Operator- Alan Bull
Hair & Make-Up Design- Lyndsey Thomas
Hair & Make-Up Assistance - Jessica Raven
Props - Madeleine Bigland and Niki Franks
Movement Assistant - Tiffany Cawthorne
Set Construction - James Knapp, Keith Harris, Alan Bull, James Booth, Phil Parsons, Hannah Kelly & Helen Hotchkiss
Donkey Head Constructed By - Colin Judges

Tickets: £11 | £10 concessions

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