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Images - A Midsummer Night's Dream
Image from A Midsummer Nights Dream, Alexander/Dudley, Royal Shakespeare Company, July 1986
Image from A Midsummer Nights Dream, Alexander/Dudley, Royal Shakespeare Company, July 1986
Image from A Midsummer Nights Dream, Alexander/Dudley, Royal Shakespeare Company, July 1986
Image from A Midsummer Nights Dream, Alexander/Dudley, Royal Shakespeare Company, July 1986
Image from A Midsummer Nights Dream, Alexander/Dudley, Royal Shakespeare Company, July 1986
Image from A Midsummer Nights Dream, Alexander/Dudley, Royal Shakespeare Company, July 1986
Image from A Midsummer Nights Dream, Alexander/Dudley, Royal Shakespeare Company, July 1986
Image from A Midsummer Nights Dream, Alexander/Dudley, Royal Shakespeare Company, July 1986
Performance Details - A Midsummer Night's Dream
Alexander/Dudley, Royal Shakespeare Company, July 1986
"William Dudley opens the play in what looks like the Berlin Reichschancellery around 1937 and moves it to an Athenian wood which marries Klingsor's Magic Garden to Selfridges' southwest corner window with allusions to Tenniel's 'Alice' and the disorienting botanical dream-world of Richard Dadd." Michael Radcliffe, Observer 13.7.86
Opening Date: 8 July 1986
Theatre: Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Theatre Company: Royal Shakespeare Company
 
 
Cast - A Midsummer Night's Dream
Philippa Stanton Cobweb
Martin Jacobs Demetrius
Robert Demeger Egeus
Cornelia Hayes/Jane Lancaster Fairy
Roger Moss Footman/Fairy
Paul Venables Francis Flute
Joely Richardson Helena
Amanda Harris Hermia
Janet McTeer Hippolyta/Titania
Paul Greenwood Lysander
Nichola Swash Moth
Catherine Fleetwood Mustardseed
Pete Postlethwaite Nick Bottom
Gerard Murphy Oberon
Charlotte Williams Peaseblossom
David Haig Peter Quince
Stanley Dawson Philostrate
Nicholas Woodeson Puck
Sean Bean Robin Starveling
Christopher Ashley Snug
Richard Easton Theseus
Donald McBride Tom Snout
William Dudley designer
Bill Alexander director
Mark Henderson lighting
Jeremy Sams music
William Shakespeare playwright

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