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When In Rome: Surfing in Truro

Company news

May 17, 2016

The Dream company have a day off and take to the Cornish waves!

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Cheek By Jowl: John Chapman Interviews Chris Nayak

Company news

May 16, 2016

Bottom (aka John Chapman from The Tower Theatre Company interviews our very own Demetrius (aka actor Chris Nayak).

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Production Photos: Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon

Company news

May 9, 2016

Photos from our first performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, at the home of the RSC in Stratford-upon-Avon.


Bradford: Blue Peter Badges and the Highs and Lows of Touring


April 19, 2016

Our Associate Director Sophie Ivatts is in Bradford this week with a new company of amateur actors, a new group of schoolchildren, and Blue Peter presenter Radzi Chingyanganya joining the Dream team!


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Company news

March 21, 2016

Shakespeare ‘wasn’t exactly a delight’ at school for the A Midsummer Night’s Dream actor Chu Omambala


Rehearsal Room Diary: Hello!

Company news

January 14, 2016

Lucy Ellinson, playing Puck in #Dream2016 reflects on the first week of rehearsals and the technology allowing the 14 groups to actively participate in rehearsal together.

Andrew Franks

Creative team page

January 4, 2016

Andrew is a member of the creative team and is our Sound Designer for Dream 2016.

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Mari Izzard

Professional Cast page

January 4, 2016

Mari is a member of the professional acting company and will playing the role of Fairy.

Ben Goffe

Professional Cast page

January 4, 2016

Ben is a member of the professional acting company and will playing the role of Fairy.

Tarek Merchant

Professional Cast page

December 15, 2015

Tarek is Music Director and also plays the character of Fairy.