About the Show/Event
Information for A Midsummer Night's Dream at The Watermill Theatre, Newbury (Play). On a midsummer's night Hermia and her lover Lysander flee from Athens and Demetrius - the man Hermia's father favours as a son-in-law. Demetrius follows, pursued by Helena who loves him in spite of being spurned in favour of Hermia. On the same night Bottom and his friends leave Athens to find somewhere quiet to rehearse their play which is to be performed at the wedding feast of Duke Theseus. Drawn into the woods they enter a world of magic, mystery and wonder.
Performers Victoria Blunt (Bottom), Eva Feiler (Puck), Lillie Flynn (Helena), Joey Hickman (Demetrius), Tyrone Huntley (Lysander), Emma McDonald (Titania), Offue Okegbe (Theseus), Mike Slader (Quince), Sophie Stone (Hermia), Jamie Satterthwaite (Oberon).
Author Shakespeare. Producer The Watermill. Director Paul Hart. Design Katie Lias. Lighting Tom White. Sound David Gregory. Director Tom Jackson Greaves (movement director).