Shakespeare’s Enchanting Dream

A Review of Midsummer Night’s Dream by William ShakespeareBy PAUL D. MILLERI played a bit part in A Midsummer Night’s Dream in my sixth-grade English class (I was Peter Quince). My freshman year of high school I saw a full production—the first live Shakespeare play I ever saw—and fell completely in love with the theater.  I had the joy of revisiting this play at the Shakespeare Theater in Washington, D.C., over Thanksgiving weekend.Midsummer (c. 1596) is one of Shakespeare’s most lyri … [Read more...]