Shakespeare's Dream in London
Following six amateur actors as they join the Royal Shakespeare Company in performing A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Barbican. Narrated by Sam West.
To mark the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death, the world-renowned Royal Shakespeare Company has selected six brave amateur actors from the capital to perform in A Midsummer Night's Dream, taking on some of the play's key roles - including the much-loved comic character Bottom. But how will they cope over the tense months leading up to their big opening night at the Barbican?
Narrated by Sam West.