EDUCATION MATINEE 2018-19 – A Midsummer Night’s Dream

A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Dec 4 – 21, 2018

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Elena Gianetti
Comedy
Proscenium Stage

Recommended Grade Level: 8–12

The Setting: Athens and the Surrounding Forest

Suggested Areas of Study and Discussion: Shakespeare, English Literature, Verse Drama, Elizabethan England, Theatre

The Story: Treat your students to this delightful and romantic romp through the forest with Titania, Oberon, Puck, the young lovers, and those crazy townspeople who are rehearsing a play. In this inventive version of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedy, nine actors play all the roles, transforming from lovers to fairies to mechanicals. Our student audiences have been delighted with this passionate, youthful, and accessible rendition of Shakespeare’s classic.

Performance Length: 2 ½ hours (Including Intermission)

Location: Park Square’s Proscenium Stage

Downloadable PDf Study Guide for A Midsummer Night's Dream at Park Square Tehatre in Saint Paul, MN

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Park Square Theatre Study Guides are created for teachers by teachers to introduce students to the world of the play. The guides contain a plot summary, character information, and activities and articles that help establish the historical, literary and cultural context of the play. Study Guides are designed to be classroom-ready, allowing educators to duplicate materials for easy distribution to students.


Most matinees 10 am – some later by arrangement
Open Captioning or ASL Limited Availability. Call early to arrange.

Questions?
Please contact Connor McEvoy
Phone: 651.291.9196
Email: education@parksquaretheatre.org

Student Matinee Ticket Pricing

Student Tickets: $16
Chaperone Tickets: One free for every 20 students (Additional chaperones $16)

  • To assist you with your planning we can divide your school’s invoice into two easy payments.*
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  • Please note that Park Square Theatre cannot accept individual checks from students

 *dependent on time of booking

Questions?
Please contact Connor McEvoy
Phone: 651.291.9196
Email: education@parksquaretheatre.org

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