Shakespeare comes to town for latest Players showcase

Pictured are the cast of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Back, left to right: Joanne Bowen, Stan Stanton, Rebekah Bowen, Hannah Langthorne, Robert Ives, Ryan Robotham and Aiden Bracey. Front, left to right: Laura Hickin, Tony Richards and Emily Vaughan.
Pictured are the cast of A Midsummer Night's Dream. Back, left to right: Joanne Bowen, Stan Stanton, Rebekah Bowen, Hannah Langthorne, Robert Ives, Ryan Robotham and Aiden Bracey. Front, left to right: Laura Hickin, Tony Richards and Emily Vaughan.

TENNYSON Players are bringing Shakespeare to Mablethorpe in their latest theatre showcase.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream has been re-written and set in 1953 Mablethorpe during the famous floods.

Character Hetty is forbidden to marry her fairground love Larry, Helen dotes on David, but David idolises Hetty. The four lovers meet in the dunes and the confusion begins.

Local references are made throughout, and the show includes several 1950s songs.

Performances are at the Mablethorpe Community Hall on Saturday, September 3 at 7.30pm and Sunday, September 4 at 2.30pm and 7.30pm.

Tickets are priced at £3 for adults and £2 for children, they can be bought on the door or by calling 01507 472391 or 01507 462795.