A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

 

BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

Directed by Jennifer Feather Youngblood

August 9 – September 2, 2018
Thursdays through Sundays @8pm

ABOUT

A handful of sleepers are brought together in an absurd, beautiful, and terrifying dream world to play out a story of true love, magic, and mistaken identity; a dream inside a dream, it comes together as some dreams do: funny and deeply weird.

CAST

Dreamer 1 – Man, any race, 30-60, plays the following characters: THESEUS, Duke of Athens/ OBERON, King of the Fairies/Chorus

Dreamer 2 – Woman, any race, 30-60, plays the following characters: HIPPOLYTA, Queen of the Amazons/ TITANIA, Queen of the Fairies/Chorus

Dreamer 3 – Any gender, any race, 20-50, must move well, plays the following characters: PHILOSTRATE, Master of the Revels/ PUCK, or Robin Goodfellow/Conductor

Dreamer 4 – Woman, any race, 40-60, plays the following characters: EGEUS, Mother to Hermia/The Fairy, attendant to Titania/Chorus

Dreamer 5 – Woman, any race, 30-70, plays the following characters: QUINCE, a Carpenter/ PEASE-BLOSSOM/Chorus

Dreamer 6 – Man, any race, 20-50, plays the following characters: SNUG, a Joiner/ COBWEB /Chorus

Dreamer 7 – Man, any race, 20-50, plays the following characters: FLUTE, a Bellows-mender/ MOTH/Chorus

Dreamer 8 – Man, any race, 20-50, plays the following characters: SNOUT, a Tinker/ MUSTARD-SEED/Chorus

Dreamer 9 – Woman, any race, 20-50, plays the following characters: STARVLING, a Tailor/Fairy attendant to Oberon/Chorus

Dreamer 10 – Woman, any race, 25-50, plays the following characters: BOTTOM a Weaver/Chorus

Dreamer 11 – Man, 18-40, any race, plays the following characters: LYSANDER, in love with Hermia/Chorus

Dreamer 12 – Man, 18-40, any race, plays the following characters: DEMETRIUS, in love with Hermia/Chorus

Dreamer 13 – Woman, 18-40, any race, plays the following characters:  HERMIA, Daughter to Egeus, in love with Lysander/Chorus

Dreamer 14 – Woman, 18-40, any race, plays the following characters:  HELENA, in love with Demetrius/Chorus