The New American Shakespeare Tavern presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Shakespeare Tavern in Atlanta

Matt Felten, Matt Nitchie, Nicholas Faircloth, and Mary Russell in A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo by Jeff Watkins

The Atlanta Shakespeare Company at the New American Shakespeare Tavern presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Directed by J. Tony Brown

Runs July 24-August 10, 2014

Audiences just can’t get enough of this fairy-filled romp through the woods! With the comedic stylings of some of ASC’s best clowning actors, this production is sure to please children of all ages

Join the cast and crew members for a lively Question and Answer session on Sunday July 27 after the show!

Oberon – Matt Nitchie
Titania – Mary Russell
Puck – Hayley Platt
Lysander – Chris Rushing
Demetrius – Dan Brown
Hermia – Kathryn Lawson
Helena, Amazon – Dani Herd
Bottom, Greek – Matt Felten
Egeus, Snug – Clarke Weigle
Quince, Fairy – Chris Schulz
Flute, Moth – Nicholas Faircloth
Theseus, Mustardseed – Brian Mayberry
Hippolyta, Fairy – Jennifer Lamourt
Starveling, Amazon – Mary Ruth Ralston
Philostrate, Peasblossom – Becky Cormier
Snout, Cobweb, Greek – Garrett Gray

Performance days & times: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM, and Sundays at 6:30 PM.

Ticket Prices:

Seating areas: Main Floor Seats, Box Seats (on floor) and Balcony Seats

Regular Ticket Prices:

Thurs night:

All regular (non-preview) Thursday shows are $20 for adults and $15 for students

Friday night:
Main: $32
Box: $26
Balcony: $22

 Saturday night:
Main: $36
Box: $30
Balcony: $24

Sunday night:
Main: $28
Box: $22
Balcony: $15
An 8% sales tax is added on top of all purchases made at The Shakespeare Tavern.

Discount Ticket Options: $15 for Previews (unless otherwise noted);.
Student/Educator prices: $5 off per price level per night except in the Balcony on Thursdays and Sundays.
Not valid on Saturday nights.
$14 for 10am matinees.
$3 off for Military, Seniors, Groups of 10 or more, except in the Balcony on Thursdays and Sundays.
Promotional discount offers are not valid closing weekend of a performance.

Purchase Tickets Online for most performances at

For information on:

The Shakespeare Club Program and Flex Pass: call or email The Tavern Box Office at 404.874.5299 or or visit our website at

 Education Programs and Workshops: call or email Laura Cole, Education Director at 404-874-5299, X58 or

Volunteer Opportunities: call or email Suzanne Mercer, Volunteer Coordinator at 404-874-5299, X59 or

Accessibility and The Shakespeare Tavern: The Shakespeare Tavern is handicapped accessible. Please let the box office know if you have any special needs that we should be aware of in order to make your Shakespeare Tavern experience the very best we can. Our handicapped entrance ramp/parking is located directly behind our building. Once you turn onto Renaissance Parkway from Peachtree Street, you will turn right onto Courtland Street. The Tavern’s back entrance will be immediately on your right once you clear the building on the corner and the traffic poles. The turn comes up quickly, so please drive slowly. Handicapped parking is directly in front of the ramp, behind our building.                               

Location: The New American Shakespeare Tavern is located at 499 Peachtree Street, NE, just four blocks south of The Fox Theater and directly across the street from Emory University Hospital Midtown.

Parking: In the evening, we recommend parking in the Emory University Hospital Midtown Parking Deck located directly across the street from the front doors of The Shakespeare Tavern on Peachtree Street. Regular parking price is $5.

DO NOT park on Pine Street or in the empty parking lots on Pine Street. Your car might be booted if you park in these lots.

Food and Beverage Service: The Tavern opens one hour and fifteen minutes before the performance for food and beverage service. Chef for a Night provides a British-pub-style menu for dinner. The Tavern has a beer, wine, coffee, tea, and soft drink bar that serves Bass and Guinness on tap.

Seating and Box Office: Seating is done on a “first come, first served” basis within each designated section. Table seating is limited however all seats can accommodate food and beverages. For reservations or more information, call or email The Tavern Box Office at 404.874.5299 or or order tickets on-line at