BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)

A Midsummer Night's Dream 

Mistaken identity, unrequited love, and the supernatural are combined in Shakespeare's classic set in the woods of Greece on a moonlit night.

Director:

Rudolph Cartier

Writer:

William Shakespeare (play)

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Paul Rogers ... Bottom
Natasha Parry ... Titania
John Justin ... Oberon
Miles Malleson ... Quince
Ronald Fraser ... Flute
Peter Sallis ... Snug
Gillian Lynne ... Puck
Michael Bates ... Starveling
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jennifer Daniel Jennifer Daniel ... First Fairy
Vivienne Drummond Vivienne Drummond ... Helena
Christine Finn Christine Finn ... Hermia
Eric Lander Eric Lander ... Demetrius
John Longden ... Egeus
Gayrie MacSween Gayrie MacSween ... Mustardseed (as Gaynie MacSweenie)
Hazel Merry Hazel Merry ... Moth
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Storyline

Mistaken identity, unrequited love, and the supernatural are combined in Shakespeare's classic set in the woods of Greece on a moonlit night.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 November 1958 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Paul Rogers would later reprise his role as Bottom in A Midsummer Night's Dream (1968). See more »

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Version of A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999) See more »

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