BBCs Midsummer Night’s Dream

624

Back in 2008, I was fortunate enough to see Midsummer Night’s Dream live in Stratford-upon-Avon. When I say fortune I mean the RSC was playing three Shakespeare plays at the same time and I traveled to there to see Hamlet with David Tennant.

Last summer when I read that Russel T. Davies was creating a version of the play for BBC and that there were a lot of known British actors in it, I almost couldn’t wait for it to be shown on TV. The wait began… I was hoping that they would show it soon after the celebration of 400 years Shakespeare but still one month of waiting had to be done.

Continue reading

NT Live: As you like it

2015-spring_ntlive-as-you-like-it_500px

As it was my birthday, I thought I deserved to see another play in the cinema. Year ago I read the text/ script of this play and was instantaneously in love with the story. This marks the first time that I have seen it on stage!

Since I already read the script I know that this is the story of Rosalind and Orlando and that Rosalind kind of cross-dresses as a man for part of the play to hide from her uncle.

Continue reading