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A Midsummer Nights Dream 
Saturday 30th June 2018

Begins its summer run at Essex Wildlife Trust, Belfairs Woodland Centre

Four lovers escape the decorum of the royal courts, eluding tradition and etiquette on one fateful, intoxicating night in the Athenian woods.

Secrets, love and mistaken identities collide with a fusion of rich and beautiful music inspired by the hedonistic soulful sounds of Nina Simone and Billie Holiday.

Hermia is to be married to Demetrius.But she actually loves Lysander and after the lovers runaway to marry in secret, pursued by Demetrius, who has been told by Helena of their plan, all respectability begins to unravel.

Enter an enchanted world of dreams and passion, where the powerful spirits of a midsummerís night will put a spell on you.

Performed by Southend Shakespeare Company
Ticket prices may vary at some venues
Tickets Adults £10  Children £5   Bring your own seating
Family Discount £25  (2 Adults 2 children).


Vemues and dates:  Saturday 30th June - Belfairs Woodland Centre  6.30 pm
Sunday 1st July - Rayleigh Mount  2.30 pm
Saturday 7th July - Village Field, High Easter 7.30 pm
Sunday 8th July - Southchurch Hall 3 pm
Weds 11th - Saturday 14th July - Leigh Library Gardens  7.30 pm


 
Available on the following dates

Saturday 30th of June 2018, at 6:30pm BST
Sunday 1st of July 2018, at 2:30pm BST
Saturday 7th of July 2018, at 7:30pm BST
Sunday 8th of July 2018, at 3:00pm BST
 
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