A Midsummer Night's Dream, Reversed Shakespeare Company

A Midsummer Night's Dream
The Reversed Shakespeare Company
The Pleasance, London
Performed in English  

March 16th - 27th, 2016

Director: Laura Jasper
Production Designer: Samuel Wilde
Producer: Philippa Kane                                            

The Reversed Shakespeare Company presents a version of A Midsummer Night's Dream where the gender of each character is switched.

On Twitter: @reversedshakes   

For more information: http://reversedshakespeare.com/         

The run also included a panel debate on gender in Shakespeare, featuring directors of other gender-playing companies such as Propeller and Smooth Faced Gentlemen, a member of the RSC's casting team, and Dr. Emma Whipday of King's College London.          

Selected reviews:

Female Arts 4 stars: http://www.femalearts.com/node/2320

And So She Thinks: https://andsoshethinks.wordpress.com/2016/03/24/gender-reversed-a-midsummer-nights-dream-review/

The Stage 3 stars: https://www.thestage.co.uk/reviews/2016/a-midsummer-nights-dream-at-pleasance-theatre-london/

Remote Goat 3 stars: http://www.remotegoat.com/uk/review/12630/gender-reversed-production-of-shakespeare/

Postcards from the Gods: http://postcardsgods.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/gender-reversed-midsummer-nights-dream.html               

Funding and Sponsorship:

Crowdfunder:  http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/gender-reversed-shakespeare