dream posterOne of Shakespeare’s greatest comedies is magically retold in a thrilling and slickly edited production which moves from a bleak modern, inner city school detention room to the fantastical world of princes and lovers, forests and fairies.

“…energetic and imaginative… and a generous sprinkling of faerie dust”   ****   Metro

“…a delight from start to finish”     Edinburgh Spotlight

Rae McKen’s production is incredibly lively …galloping from scene to scene with considerable charm”     The Stage

“…Custom/Practice breathe new life into this well worn tale”     The Londonist




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Creative Team:

Director                       Rae McKen
Designer                      Rosa Maggiora
Lighting Designer      Simon Bond
Composer                    Ed Lewis
Illusion Consultant    Darren Lang
Movement Director   Angela Gasparetto

Cast: Almeida/Edinburgh: Lorenzo Martelli, Rebecca Loudon, Kemi-Bo Jacobs, Lanre Malaolu, Ash Hunter, Noof Ousellam, Clare McMahon, Liam Mansfield.

Cast National Tour: Lorenzo Martelli, Rebecca Loudon, Noof Ousellam, Liam Mansfield, Clare McMahon, Rebecca Meyer, Shane Frater, Daniel Francis-Swaby.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream