A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Shakespeare’s Globe

The Globe Dream-ST2_7184_captioned copyIn this 400th anniversary year, amid what feels like 400 million shows and tributes, it’s increasingly difficult for a Shakespeare production to stand out. No such problem for Emma Rice’s opening salvo, which responds to those critical of her appointment in resolute fashion. Never thought you’d see fireman’s poles, amplification, Indian sitar and disco lights at the Globe? Think again.

Read my full theartsdesk review here

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