Twisted Midsummer Night

PUBLISHED: 10:30 06 July 2006 | UPDATED: 09:34 24 May 2010

A new and colourful version of a Shakespeare classic is being staged in Bristol from this week. The Yohangza Theatre Company will present an alternative version of A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Tobacco Factory Theatre in Southville, until July 22. The

A new and colourful version of a Shakespeare classic is being staged in Bristol from this week.The Yohangza Theatre Company will present an alternative version of A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Tobacco Factory Theatre in Southville, until July 22.The tale is set on a midsummer's night when the Dokkebi goblins are having a party.In this new version, the fairy queen and king reverse roles and Bottom is a country woman searching for some rare ginseng. Puck is played by two actors.The tangled tale of four lovers is told though a blend of dance, voice and percussion mixed with Korean language and folklore.Tickets, priced £8-18, are available from the box office on 0117 9020344.

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