Cast set for ‘Midsummer’

Nelson, Robins join production

Tim Blake Nelson, Laila Robins and Mireille Enos are among the cast of the Shakespeare in the Park production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

Robins (“Frozen”) plays Helena, one of the lovers, opposite Enos (“Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”) as Hermia. Jay O. Sanders plays Bottom, with Nelson (“O Brother, Where Are Thou”) portraying fellow mechanical Quince.

Other cast members include Keith David (“Hot Feet”) as fairy king Oberon and John Michael Hill as Puck.

Director Daniel Sullivan’s staging of “Midsummer,” beginning perfs Aug. 7, will follow “Romeo and Juliet,” currently in previews in the park.

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