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.
A Good Summary in about a Minute of the Plot of the Play
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.
This may look confusing at first, but the (2)s represent the first mistake and the (3)s represent the correction of that mistake
This may be difficult to see, but here's a description of the different characters and how they relate to one another.