A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Presented by the Pop-up Globe Exeter's Company...
“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind...”
Pop-up Globe’s resident company present Shakespeare’s magical comedy, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Justly regarded as Shakespeare's comic masterpiece, A Midsummer Night's Dream enchants audiences
with a brilliant mix of hilarious comedy and beautiful poetry. This new production, directed by Pop-up Globe's Artistic Director and founder Dr Miles Gregory, fuses spectacular Jacobean costumes with Maori
folklore to create our flagship production for the Pop-up Globe Winter Season.
Oppressed by a brutal dictatorship, four lovers escape a death sentence by fleeing to an ancient forest. Elsewhere in the woods, a group of tradies secretly meet to indulge their love of amateur drama. But there’re more than just trees in this forest. Ancient creatures of myth and legend haunt the dark corners of the woods, and they love nothing more than causing trouble…