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Pontefract Castle

July 26th @ 7:00 pm

A Midsummer Night's Dream

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Join the HandleBards at Pontefract Castle for a hilarious, high-octane production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Four young lovers find themselves lost in a magical forest, where the Fairy King and Queen are fighting for the possession of a changeling boy. A group of amateur actors head to the same forest to rehearse for a play. Humans and fairies collide and hilarity ensues.

“Gloriously eccentric and very, very funny” ★★★★ The Stage

This is an outdoor production, so please bring your own chair or blanket to sit on, a picnic to dig into, and dress for the weather!

Notes on Performance
– Doors open at 6pm, so bring a picnic and come and enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
– Chairs, picnics, blankets and any other low level accessories are welcome.
– In case of rain, please don’t bring umbrellas as they block sight-lines for other audience members. Ponchos and raincoats are just as fetching, so please wear these instead.
– This is an outdoors performance on grassy terrain and surfaces may be uneven – if you have any access related questions ahead of the performance please get in touch!

Important Ticket Conditions – Please Read
– You can bring your tickets digitally, on a phone or tablet, so save the trees and please don’t print them.

Details

Date:
July 26th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

Pontefract Castle
Castle Chain
Pontefract, WF8 1QH United Kingdom
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Phone
01977 723440
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