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90-minute Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night's Dream (Young Actors Series)
Wanting to produce a 90-Minute Shakespeare play? This ready-to-use adaptation of one of the Bard's most popular plays, respects the verse and retains all major characters and plotlines. The play has been shortened, but none of Shakespeare's words have been changed. For the Shakespeare purist who loves the language, but desires a shorter running time, these are the scripts ...more
Paperback, 74 pages
Published September 1st 2001 by Smith & Kraus
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We used this for a college theater class, in order to take a Shakespeare play out to the community. We performed this version (with minimal changes, either to take out unnecessary lines or to put back lines that cleared up story details), and the children loved it. It works well if you are trying to convey the bard to people who have little background with him, but not really great for seasoned veterans.