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A Midsummer Night's Dream: Variety and Levity



Discovery through Play

 

Sarah Brewe, and Darren McGarvey enjoy studying A Midsummer Night's Dream with their students. The variety of characters in different social classes, the room in comedy for students to play with light and dark elements, and the ability to incorporate discussion topics into their final performance of the play makes this their favorite play to teach.

 

Having fun and learning, too! That's what bringing Shakespeare to life in your classroom can accomplish!

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 
 
 
Edward A. Wilson. A Midsummer Night's Dream. Lithograph, 1937



Secondary School Shakespeare Festival



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Teaching A Midsummer Night's Dream Resources from Folger Education



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