Asolo Rep On Tour: A Midsummer Night's Dream
About Asolo Rep On Tour
Presented by Asolo Rep and the FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training, Asolo Rep On Tour creates innovative and accessible 45-minute adaptations of classic literature that travel into communities and schools throughout the state of Florida. We develop theatrical experiences and supporting materials that are exciting and responsive to audiences.
Asolo Rep On Tour holds surprises for all! These performances serve as introduction to live theatre for first-time audiences and still bring a new perspective of a story for seasoned theatre-goers. Join us as we connect with communities and celebrate modern magic in classic stories.
Fall Touring Production: A Midsummer Night's Dream
A magical world awaits you!
Asolo Rep On Tour presents A Midsummer Night's Dream, Shakespeare's timeless comedy filled with fairy enchantment and unexpected performances. Join Fairy King Oberon and his mischievous sidekick Puck as they venture beyond the magical forest into the human world, meddling with the hearts of star-crossed lovers and bringing hilarious chaos into a midsummer festival. Don't miss this celebration set under the solstice sky!
What does the On Tour experience include?
Production: a 45-minute, fast-paced and innovative outdoor theatrical experience, starring the third-year MFA students from the FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training.
Curriculum Guide that includes:
Production Program information about the performance, cast, and creative team.
Interactive Dramaturgy (contextual resources) about the story and the history around it that can be shared in class, or can be an at-home deep-dive.
Learning Activities that are based in curriculum and can be experienced individually or with others.**
Schools only: Performance and workshops that encourage deepening the experience for educators and students beyond the production and into the learning space.
Educator Performances and Workshops with Asolo Rep Teaching Artists that give educators and administrators the time to see the production and work with colleagues to determine how they can incorporate the production into their curriculum and schedule. Limited availability.
Classroom Workshops with Asolo Rep Teaching Artists bringing the themes and theatre off of the stage and into the learning space. More information about content and scheduling available when booking.
**All learning activities are backed up with Florida State Standards.