Summer 2014

William Shakespeare´s A Midsummer Night´s Dream.



    To celebrate the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare and the 225th anniversary of Munich´s Englischer Garten, Entity Theatre performed an abridged adaptation of William Shakespeare´s A Midsummer Night´s Dream, directed by Conny Loder.

    A Midsummer Night´s Dream:The story

    Athens: Hermia loves Lysander, Lysander loves Hermia, Helena loves Demetrius – but: Demetrius does not love Helena, but Hermia. To make matters worse, Hermia´s mother, Egea, insists on Hermia marrying Demetrius. How can this dilemma be solved? By running away into the woods! In the woods, near Athens: The Fairy King and Queen are at a merry war. When the Fairy King decides to play a trick on his Queen, it affects not only her, but also the four lovers: Lysander now loves Helena instead of Hermia!
    How can this dilemma be solved?