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Outdoor theatre: A Midsummers Night's Dream - Sun 21 July 2024 (Gates 6pm, performance 7pm)

Bring a picnic and sit back, relax & enjoy a performance in front of the romantic ruins. Suitable for audiences of all ages this adaptation of William Shakespeare’s hilarious love story is packed with merriment, music and plenty of mischief.

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“I have had a most rare vision. I have had a dream, past the wit of man to say what dream it was.”

The woods outside Athens are busy this night. Four young Athenian lovers are lost. Oberon and Titania, the king and queen of the fairy-folk, are quarrelling whilst a group of craftsmen (who also happen to be some not-so-very-talented actors) are meeting in secret to rehearse their play.

With its many parts, Shakespeare's story of love, mistaken identity and magic has remained popular with audiences across the world. Our critically acclaimed production returns this Summer to delight audiences again!

Critics have said of our Shakespeare productions: Visit Brighton “Shakespeare would have envisioned his play to be enjoyed exactly this way!”

Binge Fringe “A must-see for theatre fans and an education in how to make Shakespeare relevant again!”

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Written by William Shakespeare Adapted and Directed by Sarah Slator Music by Simon Stallard Brought to you by This is My Theatre.



Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult £19.00
Child Under 16s£11.00

Event additional prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Under 5s free£0.00
Family (2 Adults, 2 Children)£50.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Meeting point

The event will be held on the Main Lawn, around 10 minutes' walk from the entrance to Nymans.

What to bring and wear

This is an outdoor event so please dress for the weather. Seating isn't provided, so you may wish to bring camping chairs, blankets or cushions.


The event has level access.

Contact info

Central Booking Office

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