Midsummer (abridged)

Midsummer (abridged)
adapted by Larry Nehring

Productions (20)
  • Comedy
  • |
  • 40 - 55 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m (4-8 actors possible: 0-4 f, 0-4 m)
  • Set: Simple set.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-648-0

Midsummer (abridged)
adapted by Larry Nehring

(0)
Productions (20)
  • Comedy
  • |
  • 40 - 55 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m (4-8 actors possible: 0-4 f, 0-4 m)
  • Set: Simple set.

William Shakespeare's classic comedy unfolds fast and furiously in this abridged one-act version, trimmed to the story's very essence. When Hermia and Lysander decide to elope, Demetrius, who is also in love with Hermia, follows with his girlfriend, Helena. But a magical interference by the king and queen of the fairies results in hysterical mixed-up pairings. In the end, all the couples are brought back together for a happy ending, complete with a final performance by Peter Quince and his company of players.

Pricing Information

Min. Performance Fee* $50
Standard Edition $9.99
Stage Manager Edition $17.99

*The per performance fee begins at $50. Your per performance fee will be provided during the ordering process.

Play Details

William Shakespeare's classic comedy unfolds fast and furiously in this abridged one-act version, trimmed to the story's very essence. When Hermia and Lysander decide to elope, Demetrius, who is also in love with Hermia, follows with his girlfriend, Helena. But a magical interference by the king and queen of the fairies results in hysterical mixed-up pairings. In the end, all the couples are brought back together for a happy ending, complete with a final performance by Peter Quince and his company of players.

  • Comedy
  • |
  • 40 - 55 minutes
  • 2 f, 2 m (4-8 actors possible: 0-4 f, 0-4 m)
  • Set: Simple set.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-648-0

Production History

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AUG 03, 2019 - AUG 03, 2019
The Butler Did It Players
Henderson, NY United States
The Butler Did It Players Henderson, NY United States
APR 04, 2019 - APR 13, 2019
William Carey University
Hattiesburg, MS United States
William Carey University Hattiesburg, MS United States
MAR 21, 2019 - MAR 22, 2019
Western School Of Technology And Environmental Science Attn: Tracey Osborne
Catonsville, MD United States
Western School Of Technology And Environmental Science Attn: Tracey Osborne Catonsville, MD United States
APR 01, 2018 - MAY 31, 2018
The Einstein School
Plano, TX United States
The Einstein School Plano, TX United States
NOV 10, 2017 - NOV 12, 2017
Evergreen Players
Evergreen, CO United States
Evergreen Players Evergreen, CO United States
JUL 29, 2017 - JUL 30, 2017
Garrison Players
Rollinsford, NH United States
Garrison Players Rollinsford, NH United States
FEB 11, 2017 - FEB 11, 2017
F.A.I.T.H Center For The Arts
Chester, NJ United States
F.A.I.T.H Center For The Arts Chester, NJ United States
JUN 03, 2016 - JUN 04, 2016
Lake Washington Girls Middle School
Seattle, WA United States
Lake Washington Girls Middle School Seattle, WA United States
MAY 19, 2016 - MAY 19, 2016
Basha High School
Chandler, AZ United States
Basha High School Chandler, AZ United States
APR 21, 2016 - APR 21, 2016
Durham Academy
Durham, NC United States
Durham Academy Durham, NC United States
FEB 04, 2016 - FEB 04, 2016
Chelsea High School
Chelsea, AL United States
Chelsea High School Chelsea, AL United States
FEB 04, 2016 - FEB 04, 2016
Chelsea High School
Chelsea, AL United States
Chelsea High School Chelsea, AL United States
MAY 08, 2015 - MAY 08, 2015
Gulf Middle School
Cape Coral, FL United States
Gulf Middle School Cape Coral, FL United States
APR 11, 2014 - APR 11, 2014
Pearl River Central HIgh School
Carriere, MS United States
Pearl River Central HIgh School Carriere, MS United States
SEP 20, 2013 - SEP 22, 2013
Chickspeare
Charlotte, NC United States
Chickspeare Charlotte, NC United States
APR 23, 2013 - APR 25, 2013
Brevard Community College
Cocoa, FL United States
Brevard Community College Cocoa, FL United States
NOV 17, 2012 - NOV 17, 2012
Geneva School Of Boerne
Boerne, TX United States
Geneva School Of Boerne Boerne, TX United States
MAR 03, 2012 - MAR 03, 2012
Sheldon School For Performing Arts
Red Wing, MN United States
Sheldon School For Performing Arts Red Wing, MN United States
MAY 20, 2011 - MAY 21, 2011
South Gallia High School
Crown City, OH United States
South Gallia High School Crown City, OH United States
DEC 31, 2002 - DEC 31, 2002
Cleveland Shakespeare Festival
Cleveland, OH United States
Cleveland Shakespeare Festival Cleveland, OH United States
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DEC 31, 2002 - DEC 31, 2002
Cleveland Shakespeare Festival
Cleveland, OH United States
Cleveland Shakespeare Festival Cleveland, OH United States