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Shakespeare's Globe to return to Singapore with A Midsummer Night's Dream

Published on Apr 21, 2014 2:37 PM

The prestigious London theatre company Shakespeare's Globe, which made its debut here last year, will be returning this year with a production of A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Shakespeare's popular comedy will run at the Esplanade Theatre from Nov 13 to 16. Tickets will be available from April 22 on online ticketing portal Sistic and will range in price from $58 to $148.

A Midsummer Night's Dream will be directed by the Globe's artistic director Dominic Dromgoole, and will employ traditional Renaissance costumes and staging. Dromgoole has directed a slew of Shakespearean plays, including King Lear, Romeo And Juliet and Hamlet.

Hong Kong-based production company ABA Productions, which also presented West End favourite The Woman In Black in Singapore last year, is bringing the play here.

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