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  1. Summer Shakespeare: A critic's take on the secret to theatrical successRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of attending, say, a Mozart concert by a small philharmonic and an outdoor staging of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by a shoestrings ensemble. You might not get a top-notch rendering of the concerto, but the technical competence required to publicly ...

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  2. Vail International Dance Festival hosts sold-out Dance Theatre of Harlem showRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | Vail Daily News

    ... the New York City Ballet in the 1950s. George Balanchine created seminal roles for him - Puck in "A Midsummer Night's Dream," the pas de deux in "Agon" - which served as an enormous artistic opportunity for any dancer, let alone a black dancer in ...

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  3. Madhur Jaffrey: From School Plays to International Cooking ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | India.com

    ... Jaffrey got the acting bug. She participated in school productions like "Pied Piper of Hamelin," "A Midsummer Night's Dream," and played the lead role in "Robin Hood and His Merry Men." She then went on to star on All India Radio station children's ...

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  4. Full Cast Announced for Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's Pride and PrejudiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Theatre). The cast also features Hollie Edwin (professional debut) as Jane Bennet, Mari Izzard (A Midsummer Night's Dream, RSC) as Lydia Bennet, Leigh Quinn (Henry V, RSC) as Mary Bennet/Annabel De Bourgh, Anna Crichlow (professional debut) as Kitty ...

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  5. Shreveport Dance Academy Names Faculty for Summer IntensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Balanchine's Agon, Ballet Imperial, Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet, Coppelia, Jewels, The Nutcracker, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Don Quixote, Swan Lake Act II, Episodes, Firebird, The Four Temperaments, Harlequinade, Le Tombeau de Couperin, La Valse, ...

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  6. Al Murray confirms RSC dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Stratford Herald

    COMEDIAN Al Murray is returning to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre next year with his new stand-up show, Let's Go Backwards Together, writes Holly Pyne. The last time he appeared on stage in Stratford-upon-Avon it was as Bottom in a short scene from A Midsummer Night's Dream , opposite Dame Judi Dench as Titania, in the Shakespeare Live! From the RSC show back in April during the Shakespeare Birthday Celebrations.

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  7. The Everyman & Playhouse to Present the StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Since joining the Everyman & Playhouse Bagnall has directed The Odyssey: Missing Presumed Dead and A Midsummer Night's Dream, while his credits for Shakespeare's Globe include Henry VI: Trilogy and The Last Days of Troy. Over a number of years the ...

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  8. Olivia de Havilland at 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | CNN

    ... the acting bug in school plays as a teenager. She made her film debut as Hermia in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" (1935) after appearing in a successful production of the play at the Hollywood Bowl. Warner Bros. quickly signed the young ...

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  9. "Gone with the Wind"'s star turns 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... three years later, and she made her screen debut in 1935 in Max Reinhardt's production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream." Four years later, she would appear as Melanie Hamilton Wilkes alongside Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable and Hattie McDaniel in "Gone ...

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  10. Happy Birthday, OliviaRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | The Glittering Eye

    ... three years later, and she made her screen debut in 1935 in Max Reinhardt's production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream." Four years later, she would appear as Melanie Hamilton Wilkes alongside Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable and Hattie McDaniel in "Gone ...

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  11. 'Gone With the Wind' actress Olivia de Havilland turns 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | UPI

    ... never again slept in the house." De Havilland's big break came during a community production of A Midsummer Night's Dream , and three months later she was under contract with Warner Bros., working on a film adaptation of the play. From there she ...

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  12. Judi Dench gets "carpe diem" tattoo for 81st birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... thful move from Dench, a star of stage and screen for decades. Above, she plays Titania in 1968's "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

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  13. Screen legend Olivia de Havilland turns 100Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2016 | Reuters

    Olivia de Havilland, best known for the 1939 film "Gone With The Wind," celebrates her 100th birthday on July 1. De Havilland found fame after being spotted in a stage production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and went on to appear in the 1935 film version of the play. Four years later, she starred in "Gone With the Wind," and de Havilland's gentle but willful personality helped make the role of Melanie one of the movie's most intriguing parts.

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  14. Happy 100th Birthday Olivia de Havilland, Golden Age RebelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | SFGate

    ... system. After graduation, she appeared as Hermia in Max Reinhardt's Hollywood Bowl production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream." Those in the opening-night audience, de Havilland said, were Charlie Chaplin and Bette Davis. Soon, de Havilland would ...

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  15. Olivia De Havilland Turns 100: 5 Key RolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | SFGate

    ... 100. Here she is in a 1938 publicity photo. Her appearance in a 1935 Hollywood Bowl production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" led to a Warner Bros. contract she later fought to escape. Her lawsuit led to "De Havilland's Law," which limits such ...

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  16. Olivia de Havilland turns 100 on July 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | CBS News

    ... three years later, and she made her screen debut in 1935 in Max Reinhardt's production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream." Four years later, she would appear as Melanie Hamilton Wilkes alongside Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable and Hattie McDaniel in "Gone ...

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  17. Olivia de Havilland: a Hollywood great at 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Financial Times

    ... Brought to California by British parents, her teenage caperings as Hermia in Max Reinhardt's 1934 A Midsummer Night's Dream , on stage and screen, won her a seven-year contract with Warner Bros. Within two years she was a star, swapping kisses and ...

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  18. Olivia de Havilland Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | CNN

    ... and makes stage debut as Hermia in "A 1935 - In her film debut, reprises the role of Hermia in "A Midsummer Night's Dream" for Warner Brothers and signs a long-term contract. 1941 - Nominated for a Best Actress Academy Award for "Hold Back the ...

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  19. Olivia de Havilland: Hollywood grande dame to celebrate 100th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | CNN

    ... the acting bug in school plays as a teenager. She made her film debut as Hermia in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" (1935) after appearing in a successful production of the play at the Hollywood Bowl. Warner Bros. quickly signed the young ...

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  20. Golden age Hollywood starlet Olivia de Havilland turns 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | The Raw Story

    ... girl roles because they require more from an actress." Her screen debut had come as Hermia in "A Midsummer Night's Dream" in 1935 after director Max Reinhardt spotted her in a local theatre production of the play. She won accolades for her role ...

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