THEATRE Shakespeare’s play To Welcome Summer in Dubrovnik

Author(s): Olja Ljubišić Photographer(s): Promo
A Midsummer Night's Dream will be performed in extraordinary ambient of Lovrijenac Fortress as part of Midsummer Scene from 24 June till 5 July. 

Midsummer Scene is the only English theatre festival in South Eastern Europe and as such aims to appeal to a wider international audience visiting Dubrovnik and Croatia every summer. In the relatively short period of time it has established itself as a major cultural event and as a platform for international concepts and collaborations.

Helen Tennison will direct the play. Assistant director is Natalia Bogdanova.  Producers are Jelena Marzic, Darija Mikulandra Zanetic and Filip Krenus, Aleksandar Saša Mondecar is in charge of lightning, set designer is Marin Gozze, costume designer is Bryony J. Thompson and Benedict Davies will compose music for the play.

Leading actors are Hannah Brackstone-Brown, James Burton, Kudzanayi Chiwawa, Susan Hingley, Sheetal Kapoor, Filip Krenus, Matthew Maltby, Lainey Shaw, James Wordsworth.   

Midsummer Scene is a project of the City of Dubrovnik and the Dubrovnik Tourist Board, and it is a joint production with Brilliant Events, Dubrovnik and Honey-tongued Theatre Productions Ltd. London.