New London’s Flock Theatre is coming to Hampton for an outdoorperformance of SHAKESPEARE’S MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, Wed. July 25 ,at 7 PM, at the Town Hall lawn. Please bring blankets and chairs for seating, and come early if you wish with a picnic supper. Admissionis free, and we will collect donations to allay the costs of theperformance. A stipend from the Town of Hampton will also assist with expenses.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream is a play by William Shakespeare. Believedto have been written between 1590 and 1596, it portrays the eventssurrounding the marriage of the Duke of Athens, Theseus, and theQueen of the Amazons, Hippolyta. These include the adventures of fouryoung Athenian lovers and a group of six amateur actors, who arecontrolled and manipulated by the fairies who inhabit the forest inwhich most of the play is set. The play is one of Shakespeare’s mostpopular works for the stage and is widely performed across the world.
For more information please contact Gay Wagner 860-455-9875