A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Southwark Playhouse ★★★★★

Reviewed for The Reviews Hub:

Another week, another Dream – it seems productions of Shakespeare’s fairy fantasy are everywhere these days, from the RSC and the Globe to BBC1. Now we have a stripped down, fringe version at Southwark Playhouse. And even though it makes do with only seven actors, taking ample time to make fun of its own double and tripling of roles, it’s just possible that this is the best one of the lot.

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