A co-production between the Royal Shakespeare Company and amateur companies across the UK

This is an arrangement developed between the RSC and Equity


We are posting news about the cast, the crew, amateur groups and information for teachers. We also have monthly themes and news relating to performances.

Dream Team 635

A Community Legacy – Thank You From Ken Taylor

July 15, 2016 Company news

Ken Taylor director of Leeds Arts Centre reflects back on A Midsummer Night’s Dream and what the project has meant to the group.

Barry 635

The Never-Ending Dream (A Poem)

July 15, 2016 Company news

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

Puck 635 x 354

If We Shadows Have Offended

July 15, 2016 Company news

As our amazing journey draws to a close, Puck (played by Lucy Ellinson) says goodnight to us all.

Mercy 635

A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play for a Nation in Flux

July 13, 2016 Company news

Dream Associate Director Sophie Ivatts reflects back on our huge project, and why it has resonated in light of the recent referendum.

Playmaking 635

Puck Visits The Playmaking Festival

July 12, 2016 Company news

Puck, aka Lucy Ellinson, sneaks into the RSC’s Playmaking Festival.