Dear Ladies | Midsummer Madness

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

A sitcom based on the lives of the two 'Dear Ladies', Dame Hilda Bracket and Dr Evadne Hinge: Stackton Tressel is bursting with excitement as the ladies prepare for their annual open air production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Hilda, of course, takes a leading role while Evadne acts as prompter. However, under Hilda's hypnotic influence, Evadne makes a surprise appearance on stage.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Entertainment, Plays
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Duration: 29'50''
  • Broadcast date: 1984

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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