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A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream


To Be Able to Interpret Shakespeare's Comedy (that may or may not include fairies)

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Quick Overview

Why should we care about a fairy play? I mean, it was written centuries ago, right?
Here's a video explaining why this play is relevant to YOU.

Source: YouTube

Recap of Plot

A Good Summary in about a Minute of the Plot of the Play

Source: YouTube

Questions So Far?

A Midsummer Night's Dream is seen as confusing. This can be avoided if you pay special attention to the action. In case "Shakespeare-ease" gets too hard, below I will post a chart that may be helpful to you.

Figure 1


This may look confusing at first, but the (2)s represent the first mistake and the (3)s represent the correction of that mistake


Figure 2

This may be difficult to see, but here's a description of the different characters and how they relate to one another.