A Midsummer Night's Dream

May 2021

Series 1: Part 8: A Wedding Play...

3.0 1 x
The lovers return to Athens for a triple wedding, and Bottom and his friends perform their play.

Series 1: Part 7: Lifting the Fog...

4.0 1 x
Puck sends the lovers to sleep, while Oberon releases Titania from the spell.

Series 1: Part 6: The Lovers' Quarrel...

4.0 1 x
Demetrius and Lysander compete for Helena's love, and Hermia starts a fight.

Series 1: Part 5: Oberon's Revenge...

4.0 1 x
Titania falls in love with Bottom transformed into a donkey, and Oberon discovers Puck's mistake.

Series 1: Part 4: The Wrong Athenian...

4.0 1 x
Oberon uses the magic flower on Titania, but Puck uses it on the wrong Athenian.

Series 1: Part 3: Into the Woods...

4.0 0 x
Oberon and Titania are arguing in the woods, and Puck is instructed to find a magic flower.

Series 1: Part 2: The Rehearsal...

4.0 3 x
We meet the Mechanicals, a hapless group of amateur actors rehearsing their play for the forthcoming marriage celebrations.

Series 1: Part 1: Welcome to Athens...

3.0 0 x
We meet our storyteller Puck, and learn about the impending marriage of Duke Theseus and Queen Hippolyta.

May 30, 2016

Expired 3.0 28 x
Classic Shakespeare play adapted for television by Russell T Davies. In the tyrannical court of Athens, pitiless dictator Theseus plans his wedding to Hippolyta, a prisoner of war, and young Hermia is sentenced to death by her own father. Meanwhile, in the town below, amateur theatre group the Mechanicals rehearse, with al...