A Midsummer Nights Dream

A production by Theatre Group

Written by William Shakespeare

Four lovers are called before Theseus, Duke of Athens, to settle a dispute of the heart

Deciding to elope, they find themselves in the magical, passionate and sinister world of night, ruled over by the quarrelling King and Queen of the fairies. The dream turns to confused nightmare as the mischevious Puck meddles with the lovers, resulting in sword fights, cat fights and unbridled all consuming mis-placed love, as well as some amusement. Meanwhile, a group of hapless workmen are attempting to rehearse a play for Theseus' wedding day, and also fall prey to Puck's whims. All this and everything must be resolved by dawn...

Read more on the Theatre Group website

Performance dates

  • Tuesday, 22nd February 2005 at 7:30pm
  • Wednesday, 23rd February 2005 at 6:30pm
  • Thursday, 24th February 2005 at 6:30pm
  • Friday, 25th February 2005 at 6:30pm
  • Saturday, 26th February 2005 at 6:30pm

The Annex

The home of SUSUPA theatrical, The Annex located on Southampton University campus and regularily hosts shows by societies such as LOpSoc, Showstoppers, Theatre Group and ComedySoc.

Theatre Group

A society to improve theatrical skills through workshops; original writing; producing; directing; and acting. We aim to celebrate creativity in all mediums of drama and to provide all society members with a fun, inclusive environment to further their individual skill sets and to form a community with a love of theatre.