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A Beautiful Gift By Trevor Gill

Company news

July 15, 2016

Trevor Gill, aka Bottom from The Belvoir Players, has his final say on the project.

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The Never-Ending Dream (A Poem)

Company news

July 15, 2016

‘Barry the Bottom’ from Leeds Arts Centre writes a poem reflecting back on the journey of Dream.

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Fairy Month: Putting The Adults To Shame

Company news

June 14, 2016

John Chapman, aka Bottom from The Tower Theatre Company, has been blogging about his Dream experiences. Here are his memories of the fairies.

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One Bottom, One Barbican, One Exhilarating Week

Company news

May 24, 2016

John Chapman, aka Bottom, blogs about our week at Barbican, London.

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Am I Only Dreaming?

Company news

May 16, 2016

Martin Turner, who plays Bottom in Glasgow, asks himself… is this all a dream?

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To Stage Door And Beyond: Bottom Takes Over

Company news

May 6, 2016

On the Dream tour, we let our company take over our Twitter account to share as many backstage photos and videos with you as they can.


A Scottish Bottom


April 18, 2016

Our Associate Director Sophie Ivatts continues to traverse the country with our production – A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play For The Nation.

Trevor Gill

Amateur Cast page

August 19, 2015

Trevor is a member of the Belvoir Players and is playing the part of Bottom.

Steven Smith

Amateur Cast page

August 19, 2015

Steven is a member of the Everyman Theatre group and is playing the part of Bottom.

John Chapman

Amateur Cast page

August 19, 2015

John is a member of Tower Theatre and is playing the role of Bottom.