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FACING NORTH THEATRE presents an open-air piece of pocket Shakespeare, a truncated adaptation of one of Shakespeare’s most entertaining plays, performed for the first time against Manchester’s urban skyline on the National Trust’s Castlefield Viaduct.

Join some of Shakespeare’s best loved characters to celebrate midsummer for

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM: ABRIDGED ON A BRIDGE, a fast paced, fun-filled farce.

Watch as the year’s longest day unfolds its mysterious magic along with a host of confusion and chaos proving

 “the course of true love never did run smooth”.

Suitable for ages 12+

Running time: Approx 45mins

Performances to date:

Castlefield Viaduct, National Trust, Manchester 2023

Castlefield Viaduct, National Trust, Manchester 2024

Cast & Creatives

Cast & Creatives

2024

Quince / Demetrius......................................TBC
Bottom / Lysander.................Nicola Jayne Ingram
Flute / Hermia / Titania....................Ebony Feare
Starveling / Helena / Oberon.........Louise McNulty
Snug / Puck...................................Thomas Byrne

 

Adapted & Directed by...............Lane Paul Stewart

Assistant Director...................Nicola Jayne Ingram
Produced by.........................Facing North Theatre

 

2023

Quince / Demetrius...................Lane Paul Stewart
Bottom / Lysander.................Nicola Jayne Ingram
Flute / Hermia / Titania....................Ebony Feare
Starveling / Helena / Oberon.........Louise McNulty
Snug / Puck...................................Thomas Byrne

 

Adapted & Directed by...............Lane Paul Stewart
Produced by.........................Facing North Theatre

                      

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