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.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Legit News from Variety