[Images/text taken from] The Bodleian First Folio: digital facsimile of the First Folio of Shakespeare’s plays, Bodleian Arch. G c.7. URL:

This year’s play is a Midsummer Night’s Dream


I encourage you to first check out this page from the British Library‘s website before  listening to the podcast by Emma Smith from Oxford University:



In the espace réservé, I will post shortly a guided listening sheet.


We have discussed (and will discuss!) production issues in class. Here are a few links to past productions:

Peter Brooke’s 1970 landmark production in Stratford

And recent Royal Shakespeare Company’s outputs

Courtesy of my colleagues, here are some useful links to help you PREPARE before each class :