A Midsummer Night's Dream

Shakespeare in the City

Date(s) & Times

October 25-November 11, 2018

7:30 PM

Preview Performance Thursday October 25, 2018
Opening Night Friday October 26, 2018

Additional Performances:
Sunday October 28, 2018
Thursday-Sunday November 1-4, 2018
Thursday-Sunday November 8-11, 2018

All performances are held in Williams Park.
Bring a chair or blanket to sit on.


Free, Donations Accepted


Produced in Partnership with St. Petersburg Shakespeare Festival

Duke Energy
Williams Park Partnership
St. Petersburg Festival of the Arts
Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

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The Studio@620 and St. Petersburg Shakespeare Festival present Shakespeare in the City: A Midsummer Night's Dream, by William Shakespeare in historic Williams Park October 25-November 11, 2018. How exciting for the St. Petersburg community to have an opportunity to enjoy live Shakespeare in an outdoor setting. Don't miss this unique new musical version of Shakespeare's classic, directed by Bob Devin Jones. Featuring Chris Necker as Bottom, Nadine Smith as Titania, and Kylin Brady as Puck.

Showtimes at 7:30 PM, admission will be free and open to the public.
Donations are being accepted in support of this production.
Performances will be held at Williams Park, 350 2nd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Bring a chair or blanket to sit on.


Since this production is free and open to the public, we will be relying on members of the community to make contributions to help fund this production of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" in Williams Park. Please consider making a donation to our Go Fund Me Campaign


St. Pete Shakespeare Festival restarted the tradition of outdoor Shakespeare productions in 2014 at University of South Florida, and even with limited resources and a mostly volunteer cast they drew enthusiastic audiences for Julius Caesar, Twelfth Night, Hamlet, and most recently, Romeo and Juliet.

The Cast:


Hermia - Carmi Harris

Lysander - Amadeaus Dameron

Helena - Erin Kaye Ellis

Demetrius - Edward Leonard

Theseus - Trevor Salmon

Hippolyta - Elizabeth Jasper

Egeus - Greg Thompson

Philostrate - Cinda Goeken

Bottom - Chris Necker

Quince - Chad Jacobs

Flute/Fairy Ensemble - Jarrod Padgett

Snout - Julia Barton

Snug - Kody Hopkins

Starveling - Rueben Pressman

Oberon - Matt Frankel

Titania - Nadine Smith

Puck - Kylin Brady

Fairy Ensemble - Keesha Brundridge King

Fairy Ensemble - Miesha Brundridge-Baker