A Midsummer Night's Dream

Theatre highlights of the week: Clarence Darrow opens and Blithe Spirit closes

Lots of big shows closing this week and Kevin Spacey returns to the stage

A Midsummer Night's Dream (Northern Ballet tour – Norwich)

There have always been several ways of looking at "A Midsummer Night's Dream" whether presented as a play, a film, an opera or a ballet.

Globe on Screen returns with Macbeth, The Tempest and more

Shakespeare's Globe will broadcast three of its 'Season of Plenty' productions to cinemas around the world later this year

A Midsummer Night's Dream (Barbican)

Tom Morris' bawdy production transfers from the Bristol Old Vic

Opening: Oh! What a Lovely War, Secret Theatre: Show 4, 1984, and Tracy Letts' Superior Donuts
By Editorial Staff

London openings this week include the 50th anniversary production of Joan Littlewood's production at Theatre Royal, Stratford East

A Midsummer Night's Dream (Guildford)

If you think you've seen A Midsummer Night's Dream before, Propeller's new production at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre will make you think again

A Midsummer Night's Dream (Plymouth)

Propeller's version of Shakespeare's comedy is "played for laughs" at the Theatre Royal

Festival of Britten (Opera North)
Three of the best by Benjamin Britten as Opera North celebrates the composer's centenary in style
Are Sheridan Smith and David Walliams a Dream combination?
By Editorial Staff

Michael Grandage's hippy-fied West End staging of A Midsummer Night's Dream, starring Sheridan Smith and David Walliams, gets a solid range of 3-5 star reviews

A Midsummer Night's Dream (West End)
David Walliams and Sheridan Smith don't disappoint in Michael Grandage's latest production at the Noel Coward Theatre