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Comedy, from 21 Mar 2019, £6-£15

A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Details

Shakespeare’s a Midsummer Night’s Dream follows Hermia, a young woman who flees Ancient Athens with her lover Lysander only to be followed by her suitor Demetrius and her best friend Helena. All four encounter an enchanted forest where they spark the interest of fairies who are fascinated with human affairs. From dispensing love potions to casting enchanted spells one of Shakespeare’s most renowned comedies takes us on a journey of love which is misplaced, lost and consequently restored.

Cash PointCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsPicnic siteRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitalityHelicopter landing

Children welcomeDisabled accessFacilities for hearing impaired

Parking available.

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 21 Mar 2019 19:30 to 22:00
Fri 22 Mar 2019 19:30 to 21:00

Prices

£6 UoE Students/£10 Concession/£15 Full. Advance Prices. More on the door.

Events at this Venue

Address

Wivenhoe Park,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO4 3SQ

Directions

See location of University of Essex: Colchester Campus on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TM 027238  Lat: 51.87592 Long: 0.94333

By Road:
If approaching the University from London and the South via the A12, take the exit marked Colchester Central. If approaching from Ipswich and the North on the A12, take the exit marked Colchester. Follow the signs to the University. Once on campus you should follow the signs to the Visitors Car Park. You may park in any of the car parks providing you are displaying a valid parking permit. Disabled parking is available in the Visitors Car Park

By Public Transport:
Local Buses:
The University is served by the following Firstgroup buses:
From Colchester Railway Station: 78 and 78A to Valley Road;
From Colchester Bus Station: 74, 76, 77, 78 and 78A.
Ask for the 'South Courts stop'.

By Train:
Trains run between London (Liverpool Street) and Colchester (North Station) at approximately half-hourly intervals; the journey takes under an hour. Services also connect with Colchester from Norwich, Ipswich, Felixstowe, Harwich and Clacton/Walton

By Taxi:
There are taxi ranks at Colchester North Station, Colchester Bus Station and in the town centre. The journey to the University normally takes about ten minutes and you should ask for the University Visitor's Car Park.

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Helicopter landingHelicopter landing
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired

Parking available.