Shakespeare In Perspective | A Midsummer Night’s Dream

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Dr Roy Strong gives his personal view of A Midsummer Night's Dream. He visits Hatfield House to introduce the play which he believes was written to celebrate an aristocratic marriage and to flatter a Virgin Queen.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Factual, Plays
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Duration: 24'03''
  • Broadcast date: 1981

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

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