A Midsummer Night's Dream

Title rated 4.9 out of 5 stars, based on 6 ratings
Current format, Book, 1984, Available .
Current format, Book, 1984, Available . Offered in 0 more formats
Professor Foakes offers a new perspective on what is perhaps Shakespeare's most popular comedy, and also a profound, archetypal play. The introduction describes the two main traditions in the stage history of A Midsummer Night's Dream, one emphasising charm and innocence, the other stressing darker suggestions of…

About

Contributors

Subject and genre

  • Engaged • Planning his wedding to Hippolyta; whom he won in battle; upset that time is moving so slowly
    Male
  • Engaged • Planning her wedding to Theseus
    Female
  • In love with Lysander, but her father wants her to marry Demetrius; her father threatens to kill her if she doesn't marry Demetrius; must decide her fate; runs away with Lysander
    Female

Details

Opinion

From the community

What did you think about this title?
There are no comments from the community on this title

More from the community

Community lists featuring this title

There are no community lists featuring this title

Community contributions

There are no quotations from this title