Summary Of ' Night 's Dream ' Essay

1504 Words Nov 20th, 2016 7 Pages
My Experience:
A Mid(Winter) Night’s Dream
On November 16, 2016 at 8pm, I attended a play entitled A Mid(Winter) Night’s Dream. Since I myself know very little about shakespearean plays, I walked in expecting a dramatic, serious play, but was shook to realize that it was actually a hilarious comedy. I brought a friend to watch the play with me, and even she was saying how much she loved it while walking out of the theatre. Not only was the play overall remarkable, but it also showed many lessons on life. The play was mostly about loves difficulty within four characters, Hermia, Lysander, Helena and Demetrius. The play also shows us the works of destiny. And lastly, a main theme throughout the entire play are dreams. To begin with, as soon as I walked into the theatre I fell in love with the prop designs. I had no idea what the play was about or if the set even matched the play, but it matched it perfectly. The way all the trees branched out above the stage made them look very realistic, I felt like I myself was in the woods. Although, one aspect that I did not quite understand was the costumes. For example, Helena was wearing a blouse with jeans, a scarf and glasses, clothes that we would see in today’s modern era, rather than clothes from 1786. I am not too sure if perhaps the playwright wanted this play to be in today’s era or in 1786, like the original A Midsummer Night’s Dream. But, in my opinion, I would have much rather preferred to see the actors dresses in clothes…

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