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A Midsummer Night's Dream - 1996 - Broadway


Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
205 West 46th St.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 9, 2021
The world stage premiere of The Magician's Elephant will run in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre from Thursday 14 October 2021 to Saturday 1 January 2022 with press night on Tuesday 26 October 2021. Learn more about the production here!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 9, 2021
Cortland Repertory Theatre has cancelled plans for their drive-thru “Stories in the Park: The Wizard of Oz”, originally planned for July 16 and 17 in Dwyer Park in Preble. 
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2021
Tickets are available now! Learn more about the productions and how to attend here!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 8, 2021
The Santa Fe Opera announces the following casting updates for the 2021 Season opening on July 10 and running through August 27: Laurie Feldman will direct The Marriage of Figaro after a concept by French Director Laurent Pelly, who is unable to travel to Santa Fe due to international travel restrictions and has therefore been following rehearsals and the progress of the production from France.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 7, 2021
Centenary Stage Company's NextStage Repertory's annual summer musical theatre series returns with Stuart Ross' Forever Plaid. Performances run July 8through 18 in the Sitnik Theatre of the Lackland Performing Arts Center at 715 Grand Ave. Hackettstown, NJ.  Ticket prices range from $18.00 to $29.50 with discounts available on select performances.  For more information or to purchase tickets visit or call the Centenary Stage Company box office at (908) 979 – 0900.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2021
Two young people and their dæmons, with everything at stake, find themselves at the centre of a terrifying manhunt. In their care is a tiny child called Lyra Belacqua, and in that child lies the fate of the future. And as the waters rise around them, powerful adversaries conspire for mastery of Dust: salvation to some, the source of infinite corruption to others.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 6, 2021
10 to 4 Productions has announced new dates for the world premiere of Indecent Proposal; the new musical will now run at Southwark Playhouse from 22nd October – 27th November 2021. After two postponements, the cast and crew will be getting back to creating this ambitious and modern musical inspired by the Jack Engelhard novel.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 6, 2021
Saratoga Performing Arts Center is inviting audiences to the SPAC grounds and nearby Pitney Farms to experience live, outdoor performances throughout the summer. The SPAC amphitheater and main lawn will be the home of performances by New York City Ballet, The Philadelphia Orchestra and Opera Saratoga, as well as “A Midsummer Night’s Supper.”
by Stephi Wild - Jul 30, 2021
Living in New York shortly after September 11, Julia Dolan (Mason) is an up-and-coming corporate attorney whose carefully constructed life begins to crumble when she learns she has a half-sister (Mohammadi) — a Muslim who has fled Iraq. Neyla plays the violin and wants to audition for Julliard, but Julia is wary. Is there more to Neyla's story?
by Stephi Wild - Jul 30, 2021
Something About George – The George Harrison Story will close the festival on Sunday 12 September, with performances at 5pm and 8pm. Running time is 75 minutes no interval, tickets are on sale now. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 30, 2021
Celebrating its 20th season, Shakespeare Royal Oak, Michigan's premier outdoor professional Shakespeare festival, is set to bring live performances back to the stage this weekend through Sunday August 8.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 3, 2021
The Connecticut Shakespeare Festival will transport audiences into fantastical worlds of the unknown! Tickets are now onsale. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets here!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 29, 2021
The Santa Fe Opera and 95.5 KHFM Classical Public Radio have announced a first-ever partnership to bring Santa Fe Opera productions to listeners across New Mexico and beyond.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 28, 2021
A fairy King and Queen come across four runaway lovers and a gaggle of amateur actors trying to rehearse a play in the forest. The magical royal couple meddles with their mortal lives, culminating in a comical cluster of confusion. But don’t worry, we’ll get to the Bottom of it.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 28, 2021
The Winter's Tale is part of Cal Shakes' ongoing Season of Shared Light that included performances from Destiny Arts and Bandaloop, West Edge Opera, Papermoon Presents, and Good Medicine: A Night of Native Stand-Up Comedy, among others. 
by Lauren Gienow - Jul 27, 2021
After what feels like an eternity, Shakespeare has made its triumphant return to the Stratford Festival. Peter Pasyk’s production of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM opened last week and this writer had the opportunity to take in a midday production at the Tom Patterson Theatre Canopy on Sunday. With eight performers taking on a multitude of roles, this production appropriately feels like a fever dream. The performers are up to the task – with some actors taking on three different roles, providing a fun and whimsical experience for an audience that has been waiting for so long to see live theatre again! Boy, is it good to be back!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2021
Globe on Tour, which normally would take three productions across the UK and beyond, will this year be staying in London, partnering with local schools, community organisations and charities who will provide free tickets to their invited audience in the Globe's home borough of Southwark and across the city.
by BWW Staff - Jul 27, 2021
Amar Ramasar will retire from City Ballet in May after 20 years with the company. Ramasar has previously 'accused of sending inappropriate texts and photos of other City Ballet dancers.' His final performance will be Balanchine’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 27, 2021
Continuing their “49 ½” anniversary summer season, Cortland Repertory Theatre proudly presents the rockin' and rollin' musical “Goin' To The Chapel” by Valerie Fagan, with arrangements and orchestrations by Bryan Crook.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 27, 2021
Chicago Shakespeare Theater announces the return of in-person performances at the Theater’s home on Navy Pier with the much-awaited debut of As You Like It infused with the hit songs of The Beatles, beginning October 6, 2021. 
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2021
JMK Award Winner Diane Page directs Scarlett Brookes (Frieda), Richard Sutton (Detective Sergeant du Preez) and Shaq Taylor (Errol).
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2021
These events are part of the opera’s reopening celebrations and ongoing commitment to bring the joy of opera to all New Mexicans. The opera invites attendees to bring a picnic, spread out on the grass and enjoy the show.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021
Naomi Peterson joins the company in the role of Miss Stapleton and others, joining the previously announced Richard Ede (Sherlock Holmes), Marc Pickering (Stapleton and others), Eric Stroud (Doctor Watson), Naomi Peterson (Miss Stapleton and others), Phil Yarrow (Sir Henry and others).
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021
Middle-aged Shirley Valentine, a bored housewife from Liverpool, takes a holiday to Greece with a friend who promptly abandons her for a holiday romance. Left alone, she meets the charming taverna owner, Costas.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 22, 2021
Full casting and creative team is announced today for Heart of Hammersmith, the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre's first large-scale community play celebrating true stories of West London with a cast of over 40 local people, aged from 11–88 years, running in the Main House from Thursday 12 to Saturday 14 August.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 22, 2021
Spellbound lovers, quarrelling fairies, tradesmen with a fervour for amateur theatricals: they’re all mixed up together in the surreal world of Shakespeare’s great comedy of dreaming and desire.
by Susan Haubenstock - Jul 20, 2021
In true repertory fashion, nine of the ten actors who perform Quill's 'Twelfth Night' are also presenting 'The Bottom Show,' featuring the rude (in this case, very rude) mechanicals from 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 20, 2021
The adaptation is a 90-minute version with a music score excerpted from the 1960's and 70's pop songbook. It is among the first professional live theatre productions in the DC area next month.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2021
In addition to its six-play membership season, the Montgomery County institution returns with an equally busy schedule of concerts, special productions, presentations, and even more curated programming to build off of the success of its summer series: Olney Outdoors.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2021
The Saint Louis University Theatre & Dance Program of the Department of Fine and Performing Arts has announced its line-up for the 2021-2022 University Theatre & Dance Season. The selections for this season consist of traditional and contemporary works, as well as original work from university students.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 19, 2021
Set in a magical wood filled with fantastical fairies, sprites and legendary creatures, with original music by Patrick Neil Doyle, This production features a new version of A Midsummer Night's Dream, translated into contemporary modern English by Tony Award–winning and Oscar-nominated storyteller Jeffrey Whitty. 
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 19, 2021
Cortland Repertory Theatre presents Cortland High and SUNY Cortland alum Adam Lee Decker and his trio for two concerts only, on Saturday, July 2.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 19, 2021
William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream will be performed by Northern Stage Summer Shakespeare Intensive students outside at the newly-built Courtyard Theater directly behind Northern Stage's Barrette Center for the Arts in White River Junction, VT, July 21 through August 1.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 19, 2021
If music be the food of love, play on! Join us for dinner theatre at Veterans Amphitheater and enjoy a whirlwind of Shakespeare performances. Three groups of student actors will be performing some of Shakespeare's greatest works: Macbeth, Twelfth Night, Romeo & Juliet, Hamlet, The Tempest, and A Midsummer Night's Dream. Each group will perform two, 15-minute versions of different plays while playing several characters each.
by Peter Nason - Jul 17, 2021
Despite being severely edited, the play features a marvelous cast in what is perhaps the Bard's most beloved work.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2021
Romeo & Juliet, performed in a bilingual adaptation (English/Spanish), begins in front of the Chelsea Theatre Works at 7:45. The production is designed to engage English speaking and Spanish speaking audiences alike.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 16, 2021
This adaptation of SNOW WHITE is a fresh look at the timeless classic that features a beautiful princess, her evil queen, a huntsman, one magic mirror, and the legendary seven dwarfs – all brought to life by TWO ACTORS! A fairytale world is made before your very eyes with inspiring creativity and dynamic theatricality.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 16, 2021
Go inside rehearsals of Twelfth Night at Shakespeare's Globe. Directed by Associate Artistic Director of the Globe, Sean Holmes, this production see’s the return of the cast from A Midsummer Night’s Dream in addition to Artistic Director of the Globe Michelle Terry who will be playing Viola.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2021
The festival will open with improvisational comedy troupe Spontaneous Players with their entirely improvised comedy shows Spontaneous Potter Kidz: The Unofficial Improvised Parody at 3pm and Spontaneous Sherlock at 8pm from 10 – 12 August.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2021
The anticipated return to the stage is marked by what will be one of the most talked-about productions of the entire season - the North American premiere of Alexei Ratmansky's spellbinding Swan Lake.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 14, 2021
Chicago Shakespeare Theater celebrates the 10th Anniversary of Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks with a re-envisioned creative community engagement program.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021
The production runs July 28 - August 22. Learn more about the show and how to purchase tickets here!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021
The cast and director will pick up where they left off to deliver an exceptional comedy. Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella will dazzle audiences during the holiday season, 9 to 5 will make audiences smile in January, A Midsummer Night's Dream put on by Stagecrafters Youth Theatre will take place in March, and Mamma Mia! will close the season with many laughs and smiles in May of 2022.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021
Producer Thomas Laub announced today that five time Tony Award-nominee, Drama Desk Award, and two-time Outer Critics Circle Award winner Douglas Carter Beane’s newest play, Fairycakes, will mark its world premiere this fall at the Greenwich House Theater (27 Barrow Street), home to many of Beane’s first plays, beginning Thursday, October 14, 2021.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2021
The Growing Stage will present their last Studio Series of the 39th season, William Shakespeare’s A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, in person July 15-17 (Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:00PM) and virtually for unlimited streaming July 18-25.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 1, 2021
The Arizona Theatre Matters' summer festival launches today, with performances continuing through July 31. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2021
Cape Rep Theatre is introducing a new performance venue to audiences with its world premiere benefit production of Rock the Bard: Midsummer conceived and written by Kate Pazakis and directed by Dani Davis. August 2 through August 16, Sundays and Mondays at 7 PM.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2021
Their Midsummer Gala will put a sexy and sophisticated Art Nouveau twist on Shakespeare's classic, A Midsummer Night's Dream. Cirque du Nuit will create an immersive world amongst the transcendent setting of Glen Foerd's gardens and magnificent riverfront views.
by Lauren Gienow - Aug 1, 2021
The fresh new PLAY ON! Cabaret at the Stratford Festival offers an impressive celebration of what popular music pulls from Shakespeare, what Shakespeare has to say about music, and what themes are frequently explored in both. Described as a “Shakespeare-inspired Mixtape,” this 90 minute cabaret produces diversified covers of songs by artists like Taylor Swift, Prince, and Rush while skillfully weaving in some of Shakespeare’s most celebrated words. Between the excellent music selections and arrangements, beautiful words, and tremendous performances from all four singers, The Festival Theatre Canopy has become home to a bonafide rock concert with the bard.