William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer’s Night Dream. By Joanelle Morales. Three Struggles that “turned the world upside down”. Love Triangle Jealousy Pyramus and Thesbe. Athens. Summary.
William Shakespeare’sA Midsummer’s Night Dream
By Joanelle Morales
Queen Titania awakes and falls in love with Nick Bottom, a weaver. Puck transforms him into an ass.
Nick Bottom, a weaver
Peter Quince, a carpenter
Francis Flute, a bellows mender
Tom Snout, a tinker
Snug, a joiner
Robin Starveling, a tailor
Significance of the play-within-a-play
A comical response to Romeo and Juliet
To show the tragedy that might have occurred if the fairies had not intervened
To comment on the nature of reality versus theatre